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    Positions and Internships 

    Teach for America: 
    By joining Teach For America, you will become part of a powerful group of changemakers working to expand opportunity for all students. As a corps member, you’ll be challenged to think creatively and lead boldly. You’ll leverage your unique talents to dismantle inequities from the classroom and beyond. Curious about how you could make an immediate and lasting impact in the lives of others? Watch how corps members Brooke and Shahann are building a better future for the next generation. Change starts with you. Apply to the 2018 Teach For America corps today.  

    NEXT Application Deadline: Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    To learn more, visit www.teachforamerica.orgAll majors accepted. Full salary and benefits. 50,000+ alumni network.

    Study Abroad and Field Opportunities

  • Huntsman School Global Learning Experiences (London – March, Paris/Peru/Southeast Asia – May). While framed in a business context, these programs offer students of all disciplines an excellent opportunity to learn about the broader world and the interface between business/organizations and society. Details can be found at

  • Gilman Scholarship for study abroad
  • If you are currently receiving a Pell Grant, then you are eligible to apply for the Gilman Scholarship for study abroad! Spring 2018 and early summer 2018 applications are due October 3, 2017. Apply hereVisit these advising sessions for Gilman Scholarship applications -- study abroad will give you an overview of the scholarship, offer tips for essay writing and edit your essays. 

    Tuesday 12 September at 3:00 p.m., Military Science 217 
    Wednesday 20 September at 3:00 p.m., Military Science 217 
    Tuesday 26 September at 2:00 p.m., Military Science 217 
  • Cultural Vistas offers many affordable opportunities for students and young professionals to gain work experience in international settings. Following, please find a list of fellowship programs (and their deadlines) for travel abroad:

    Undergraduate Level:

    Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (December 1)
    Émigré Memorial German Internship Program (December 1)
    Cultural Vistas Fellowship Program (January 5)
    Graduate/Early- to Mid-Career Professional Level:
    Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship Program (November 1)
    Alfa Fellowship Program (December 1)
    Learn more about Cultural Vista programs and opportunities to work outside of the United States.

    Scholarship, Grant, and Leadership Opportunities

    Opportunity Quest (OQ) is a business plan competition at USU that seeks to find the most competitive and professional executive summary and elevator pitch video for a new or existing student business.  The competition is open to all students (any major) at Utah State University. Learn more about Opportunity Quest.

  • The Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) Physics and Astronomy Division: Funding is available for travel awards of up to $500 to help support students who will present at CUR events or other professional meetings relevant to the division. Applications for travel awards must include a one-page letter outlining the nature of the meeting, a brief budget, and an abstract of the paper(s) or poster(s) to be presented. Applicants’ mentors must be CUR members. Submit all materials to division chair Terry Oswalt. Due dates for applications are September 15, 2017, at 5 pm EDT and March 16, 2018, at 5 pm EDT.


    Creative and Research Opportunities

    Scribendi is the U.S. western region's premier fine art and literary magazine. They are calling for works from undergraduate Honors students in the following categories: Visual Art, Photography, Poetry, Short Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Foreign Language (with translation) and Open Media. The submissions deadline for all categories is Friday, October 13, 2017. In addition to being published in the 31st edition of Scribendi, winners will receive $250. Students can find more information about this prestigious regional magazine and how to submit works electronically by visiting the Scribendi website

    Graduate School Opportunities

    The NIH Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program (Application Deadline 12/1/2017). The National Institutes of Health Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program is an accelerated, individualized doctoral training program for outstanding science students committed to biomedical research careers.

    NIH MD/PhD Partnership Training Program (Application Deadline 12/1/2017). The MD/PhD PartnershipTraining Program is designed to encourage the success and development of students pursuing a future as physician-scientists in basic and translational biomedical research.