The Office of Professional Development at HLS is pleased to share some professional development events and opportunities including scholarships, fellowships, and career openings for current students.
Check out upcoming events and opportunities for the week of April 22-April 30th!
Thursday April 22, 2021
How to Fund Your Graduate Degree
Attend this info session to hear from Megan Vandenhemel, Assistant Director of Graduate Student Recruitment give insight on options for funding your graduate studies.
Virtual Student Foreign Policy Summit
Join us on April 23rd! The U.S Department of State’s Office of Public Liaison will host a Virtual Student Foreign Policy Summit, an effort to connect university and college students from across the country to hear from U.S. foreign policy practitioners.
Students will hear from experts in the Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs, the Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration, and the Bureau of Global Talant Management.
Friday April 23, 2021
National Professional Sciences Masters Association (NPSMA) Graduate School Fair
Learn about Professional Science Masters (PSM) degree programs and how these colleges and universities combine STEM-focused curricula with professional skills. A combination that prepares you for science careers in industry, government, or non-profit organizations. At this event, you can meet with representatives from graduate programs from many STEM disciplines offering master’s degrees based on the Professional Science Master’s initiative.
Monday April 26, 2021
Graduate Career Exploration Group Sessions 4 (GradEx) – April 26
So, what are you going to do after Grad School? What a loaded question, right? This career exploration group will help graduate students systematically think through an answer.
Session 4- April 26t
• Workshop Job Application Materials
• Interview Preparation
• Job Offer Negotiation
Register via Handshake
Wednesday April 28, 2021
Community organizing careers for social, economic, and racial justice: an info session for IU students and alumni
DART will hold an online info session on Wednesday, April 28 at 6pm eastern to discuss careers in community organizing. All IU students and alumni welcome, particularly those graduating before January 2022.
RSVP to attend here
See all open positions with DART here
Workshop in Cultural Affairs with Bronwyn Coate
This week’s event will be an opportunity for Dr. Bronwyn Coate, senior lecturer in the School of Economics, Finance and Marketing at RMIT, to stimulate scholarly discussion about her current projects.
The CCA welcomes faculty, staff, practitioners, and students from IU and beyond interested in cultural affairs research to attend this workshop.
If you are interested in staying informed about our workshop series and other related programming, email firstname.lastname@example.org to join our workshop listserv.
See the HLS Event Calendar here for a full list of events
See the Walter Center for Career Achievement Calendar here for full list of events
See the IU O’Neill School Calendar here for full list of events
Upcoming Events and Deadlines for National Scholarships and Awards:
Thursday April 29th : Schwarzman Webinar
Schwarzman Scholars admissions team members and alumni present an hour-long webinar about the program and selection process.
Register at: Schwarzman scholarship info session.
The Gilman-McCain Scholarship is a congressionally funded initiative of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at the U.S. Department of State and named after the late senator John S. McCain from Arizona.
The Gilman-McCain Scholarship provides awards of $5,000 for child dependents of active duty service members to study or intern abroad on credit-bearing programs.
Application Deadline May 1, 2021
Learn more and apply
Tuesday May 11th: Fulbright Workshop
Fulbright application workshop. Learn about the components of a Fulbright application and start an application.
Register via Zoom at: May 11 Fulbright workshop.
Thursday May 20th : Fulbright Workshop
Fulbright application workshop. Learn about the components of a Fulbright application and start an application.
Register via Zoom at: May 20 Fulbright workshop.
Next Generation Leadership Program
The Next Generation Leadership Program seeks to strengthen American democracy through broad participation in public service, diverse leadership, and constructive collaboration. NextGen Leadership works towards this aim by inspiring and preparing you to become a leader in your community and advance the public good throughout your career. Students who complete the NextGen Leadership Program will earn an e-certificate and a $500 scholarship.
For more information about these opportunities, students can contact Paul Fogleman in the office of National Scholarships and Awards (email@example.com; 812-855-3948) or make an appointment with him via the SAS in One.IU.
Jacobs Intelligence Analyst-Entry Level
This is an entry level position for candidates with the academic background (bachelor’s degree in relevant or demanding field required) and desire to pursue a career in intelligence analysis. This is a great opportunity to begin a career in the intelligence community.
Direct Action & Research Training Center (DART)
DART is rooted in diverse faith traditions, our members find common ground in values of justice and fairness. We train community leaders and professional organizers to build power and take direct action on problems facing their communities, so that all people are treated with the respect and dignity that our faith traditions tell us they deserve.
See all Associate Community Organizer Position Openings here
Positions start June 7th or August 9th!
Paralegal Position for Global Trade at Salesforce
Salesforce is looking for a talented paralegal to join the Global Trade team in Salesforce’s Office of Global Ethics & Integrity. If you have amazing business acumen, operational systems and technology sensibilities, organizational and analytical skills, have a keen interest in global trade, love international business and compliance, and want to work for one of Fortune’s 100 Best Places to Work For, apply today!
Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Student Training Pathway
The CFTC offers substantive legal work that provides interns an opportunity to demonstrate their writing, analytical, and advocacy skills. Law students will be assigned to work with CFTC staff members on projects and assignments that cover a broad range of the Commissions’ work.
The Institute of International Education (IIE)
The Institute of International Education (IIE) is seeking a current student for a summer Thomas S. Johnson internship opportunity. The internships, established in honor of Thomas S. Johnson, Chairman Emeritus of IIE’s Board of Trustees, are designed to expose students to the day-to-day operations of a leading international education and exchange not-for-profit that values diversity equity and inclusion. IIE internships allow students to gain insight into the field of international education, learn about career opportunities and establish a network.
AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals Inc.-Government Affairs, Policy and PAC Intern
We are currently seeking rising Junior or Senior candidates who are working towards obtaining a bachelors degree in Government Affairs, Political Science, International Affairs, Communications or related fields for a virtual internship this summer of 2021.
She Grows It-International Relations and Development Intern
SGI is a company seeking to build up the next generation of international leaders for development and diplomatic assistance. We want to find individuals who also uphold values that coincide with our commitment to impacting the world and it’s people in a positive manner. Interns that join SGI will engage in research on topics related to agricultural development, business practices, and policy centered on environmental and economic sustainability.
The United Nations-Political Affairs Internship
The Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) internships are unpaid and duration is three months with the opportunity for extension, pending on the needs of the Executive Directorate.
The intern must be fluent in English and Chinese in order to review working documents.
Due to COVID-19, the internship will be conducted on remote basis. The internship to start as soon as possible.
K&L Gates, Government Affairs Internship
K&L Gates is seeking a Government Affairs Intern to join the Washington, DC, office. The Government Affairs Intern position is for college students to spend the summer semester (May-August) at K&L Gates to actively participate in the policy affairs of the firm and to learn about the federal political process.
Full-time Summer Legal Intern Position at Slotegraaf Niehoff, PC
Slotegraaf Niehoff, PC is seeking a full-time summer intern for our office. Slotegraaf Niehoff was founded in 2014 and is located in beautiful downtown Bloomington. Our practice areas include family law, business law, estate planning and probate and trust administration. This position pays $10 per hour.
Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
· Directly assist Attorney or Paralegal with various projects
· Scanning and storing documents in Google Drive
· Excel and Microsoft Word knowledge
· Scheduling and Calendaring
· Running an occasional errand
· Reliability and punctuality
· Opportunity to attend hearings, depositions, etc.
Visit their website www.snlawoffice.com for additional information about their office.
To apply, please forward a brief cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Partnerships, P4G Internship
P4G brings together business, government, and civil society organizations in innovative public-private partnerships to advance solutions to help meet humanity’s greatest needs in food and agriculture, water, energy, cities and circular economy
This internship is based at P4G’s Global Hub hosted at World Resources Institute. You will work primarily with P4G’s Partnerships Team and will also work in coordination with P4G’s Operations, Engagement, Communications and Investment Teams.
Rotational Non-Profit Management Internship
Through this internship, you will receive robust training in a diverse range of WRI operations duties, including project financial management, grant and sub-agreement management, development and fundraising, finance and accounting, and human resources. Operations teams create the infrastructure that facilitates the success of WRI’s mission and are foundational to WRI being able to achieve impact.
During the first three weeks, you will participate in a rotational training curriculum involving in-depth seminars, guided learning modules, and assignments that will provide in-depth insight into the topics and responsibilities encompassing non-profit management.
Students accepted into one of these internships should reach out to Shruti Rana, email@example.com for information on the Dean’s Scholarship.
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