Scholarships

NCED REU on Sustainable Land and Water Resources

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This REU introduces undergraduate students to interdisciplinary research on sustainable land and water resources that is essential for improving management practices. Students will work on one of three teams using an interdisciplinary team-oriented approach that emphasizes quantitative and predictive methods. Student projects will integrate the Earth-surface dynamics, geology, ecology, limnology and paleolimnology, and hydrology principles and techniques required for sustainable land and water management and restoration. 
Program dates: June 11 to August 17, 2012

For more information and application form click here

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Jenzabar Foundation Invites Nominations for University Student Leadership Awards in Community Service

The Jenzabar Foundation has opened the nomination process for its fifth annual Student Leadership Awards, which recognize student groups that have made a difference in the world through service and philanthropic activities at the local, national, and international levels.

The foundation, which seeks to foster a culture of service and to educate and inspire future generations to create a better world, has provided funding to more than five hundred colleges, universities, and student-led campus groups through the student leadership awards and other grant programs.

The awards will honor ten student-led campus groups or activities that have made a significant impact beyond their own institution. Nominations are open for students enrolled in any accredited institution of higher education.

Nominations are invited from individuals, institutions of higher education, nonprofit organizations, and religious organizations. Self-nominations from students for community service or humanitarian efforts performed during the 2010-11 or 2011-12 academic years are also eligible. Each award includes a $5,000 grant to support the student or group’s future humanitarian endeavors

The first step in the submission process is joining the online Jenzabar Foundation Community Network; please use referral code SLA2012. Once registered, applicants will be advised of the submission procedure.

Visit the Jenzabar Foundation Web site for complete nomination guidelines as well as information on previous award recipients.


Angelique Albert
Development Coordinator
Salish Kootenai College Foundation
406-275-4820

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Udall Scholarship

Thank you for your help spreading the word to students about the Udall
Foundation’s programs for Native American and Alaska Native students.
Please remind students at Salish Kootenai College about these amazing
opportunities and the upcoming deadlines:

Native American Congressional Internship: This ten-week summer
internship in Washington, D.C. is for Native American and Alaska
Native students who wish to learn more about the federal government
and issues affecting Indian Country. The internship is fully funded:
the Foundation provides round-trip airfare, housing, per diem for food
and incidentals, and a stipend at the close of the program. The
application deadline is January 31, 2012.

The Udall Scholarship: This $5,000 scholarship is awarded to 80
undergraduate sophomores and juniors pursuing careers related to
Tribal Public Policy, Native Health Care, or the Environment (you must
be a Native American/Alaska Native to be eligible in the first two
categories). Udall Scholars also get to attend the Udall Scholar
Orientation and are immediately plugged into a growing and active
alumni network. The application deadline is March 5, 2012.

More information is available at http://www.udall.gov, and feel free
to contact me if you have any questions!

Thank you,

Mia

Mia Ibarra
Scholarship Program Manager
The Udall Foundation
130 S. Scott Avenue
Tucson, Arizona  85701
ph. 520.901.8564
fax 520.901.8570
ibarra@udall.gov

http://www.udall.gov

The Udall Foundation offers two amazing opportunities for Native American and Alaska Native students. Please share this information with Salish Kootenai College students involved with AISES. If you or any of your students plan on attending the AISES National Conference next week in Minneapolis, please stop by and visit us at the Career Fair (booth 134)!

The Udall Scholarship: This $5,000 scholarship is awarded to 80 undergraduate sophomores and juniors pursuing careers related to Tribal Public Policy, Native Health Care, or the Environment (you must be a Native American/Alaska Native to be eligible in the first two categories). Udall Scholars also get to attend the Udall Scholar Orientation and are immediately plugged into a growing and active alumni network.

Native American Congressional Internship: This ten-week summer internship in Washington, DC is for Native American and Alaska Native students who wish to learn more about the federal government and issues affecting Indian Country. The internship is fully funded: the Foundation provides round-trip airfare, housing, per diem for food and incidentals, and a stipend at the close of the program.

More information is available at http://www.udall.gov, and feel free to contact me if you have any questions!

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AGI MPP Scholarship

http://www.agiweb.org/mpp/

 

American Geological Institute minority Participation Program

 

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Association for Woman Geoscientists

http://www.awg.org/

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