Informational


UAF Fall Job and Internship Fair

September 20th, 2018, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

UAF Wood Center Ballroom

 

Bekah Olson is the new Career and Academic Advisor at UAF.  Please mark your calendar for the 2018 Fall Job and Internship Fair, which will be held on Thursday, September 20th, from 5:00 to 8:00pm. This event will combine engineering and non-engineering companies to form an all majors/all industries event.

Below are the fees for this year’s fair:

Early Registration Fees
Premium: $350

Standard: $200

Non-Profit:$125

 

Late Registration Fees (Starting 9/1/18)

Premium: $450

Standard: $300

Non-Profit:$225

Be on the lookout for invitations to register from Bekah Olson, Career and Academic Advisor at Career Services at the UAF Academic Advising Center, and if you have questions email or call: bekah.olson@alaska.edu or 907-474-7596.

UAF Career Services
www.uaf.edu/career
Phone:(907)-474-7596
Fax: (907)-474-7445
510 Gruening Building.
P.O. Box 756380
Fairbanks, AK 99775-6380

RRANN Nurse Camp
June 5-7, 2018
For high school juniors, seniors and recent graduates, ages 16-19

Application Deadline: March 31, 2018

See below link for a flyer for more details or click HERE.

RRANN Anc Nurse Camp Flyer 2018

The 2018-19 Education Resources Handbook published by The CIRI Foundation is now available!  Inside, you will find information on scholarships, grants, internships, and employment opportunities. You’ll also find plenty of advice for getting into college and tips for academic success!

2018-2019-ERHB

 

 

University of Alaska Fairbanks College of Liberal Arts Center for Cross-Cultural Studies Indigenous Studies announces a public defense:

Polly Hyslop

Candidate for Doctor of Philosophy

Circle Peacemaking in Kake, Alaska

A case study of Indigenous Planning and Dispute Systems Design

Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 @ 10 am

Design Theater (ELIF 401)

1-866-245-9952

Flyer- Polly Hyslop Defense 022018.pdf

Senator Murkowski hosts an internship program for just-graduated high school seniors each summer. A total of 20 students are selected to participate in one of two, 4-week sessions here in the Senator’s Washington, D.C. office. Interns have the opportunity to shadow the Senator for a day, attend briefings and committee hearings, perform special projects for staff, and generally learn how the Senate works and participate in a professional work environment. A stipend is paid to the interns, which helps defray the cost of transportation and housing.

The application materials for the 2018 High School Internship are attached, and provide details of the program and the qualifications for applicants.

The application can be accessed online at Krystal_Edens. The deadline to submit the application is 11:59 p.m. Alaska Standard Time on Thursday, March 15, 2018.

Murkowski HS Intern Program Flyer (2018).pdf

Murkowski Internship Letter 2018.pdf

SUMMER BRIDGE

The ANSEP Summer Bridge focuses on developing students academically, socially and professionally for college and careers. The Summer Bridge is a college and career visioning opportunity that’s geared toward students who are graduating high school this academic year. Summer Bridge students enroll in a college math course and work a paid summer internship in the engineering or science field with one of the ANSEP Strategic Partners. All costs associated with the program are covered by ANSEP. Students who successfully complete their college math class and internship are eligible for scholarship funding to attend the University of Alaska, the fall immediately following Summer Bridge.

THE BENEFITS OF THE ANSEP SUMMER BRIDGE ARE:

  • Earn money for college
  • Earn college credits
  • Professional engineering & science experience
  • Learn to navigate the University campus
  • Develop peer support groups with classmates
  • Lifelong friendships with fellow students

WHEN

May 26 to August 3, 2018

APPLICATION DEADLINE is February 9th

NOTE: Late applications will only be reviewed if positions are available.

WHERE

All students will be housed and all classes will be held at the University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA), in Anchorage, AK. Internships will be based in Anchorage, with some internships taking students all across Alaska, from rural campsites to communities.

Click HERE to learn more or to apply.

Bezos Scholars Program

The Bezos Scholars Program is a year-long leadership development program for public high school juniors and educators. The program begins with a scholarship to attend the Aspen Ideas Festival and continues through the following school year when Bezos Scholar Teams return to their communities to launch sustainable, local Ideas Festivals that transform their schools and communities.

Applications are due February 9, 2018. Apply here

Eligibility: Interested applicants must:

  • Be a junior from a public high school for the 2017-18 school year;
  • Be a US citizen, permanent resident, or have received DACA status;
  • Demonstrate leadership in community and school;
  • Have taken and gotten scores for at least one of the following tests: PSAT, SAT, ACT, or ACT Aspire;
  • Be enrolled in, or have taken, one (or more) Advanced Placement (AP) classes, International Baccalaureate (IB) classes, or college-level courses; and
  • Be available to participate in the program June 23-29, 2018 in Aspen, CO.

To Apply: Create an online profile and complete the online application, which includes the following:

  • Basic background information, school details, and extra-curricular activities;
  • Three written responses;
  • Unofficial transcripts and test scores; and
  • Two letters of recommendation.

Additionally, you must nominate an educator to partner with you as a Scholar and your school principal must complete a short form with school information.

Questions? Email scholars@bezosfamilyfoundation.org.

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