Apply By May 9: The 2016 Piper Trust Resident Scholars Program

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Sponsored by Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust Resident Scholars Program provides a dynamic opportunity for promising early professionals to work at a place-based philanthropic organization. Piper Trust supports organizations that enrich health, well-being, and opportunity for the people of Maricopa County, Arizona; it concentrates its efforts in six areas: arts and […]

TOLA Fellows

TOLA, The Organizing and Leadership Academy, Now Accepting 2016 Applications

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Sponsored by TOLA TOLA, The Organizing and Leadership Academy, based in the San Francisco Bay Area is now accepting applications. The program starts on Monday, July 25, 2016. Established in 2010, The Organizing and Leadership Academy’s (TOLA) mission is to train the next generation of grassroots organizers and leaders. TOLA is a one-of-a-kind “hands-on” training program […]

World Record on a Fellowship

How to Win a Guinness World Record on a Fellowship

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Applying to and winning a competitive fellowship is an accomplishment in itself, but did you ever consider that your fellowship might be the perfect opportunity to compete for a Guinness World Record? Here are some records that are just waiting to be broken by a future fellow. Guinness World Record # 1: Travelling the NYC […]

NSF PIRE Fellows

Fellowships for International Research: The National Science Foundation PIRE Program

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The National Science Foundation funds a unique research grant known as the Partnership for International Research and Education (PIRE), which supports high quality research and education projects conducted through international collaboration. The program allows U.S. researchers and educators to learn how to operate effectively in teams with partners from different national environments and cultural backgrounds. […]

3 Fellowships To Fight For LGBT Rights

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Although North Carolina now faces withering national and international backlash for passing a law barring transgender people from using public restrooms that match their gender identity, state legislators in Kansas, Tennessee, Minnesota and South Carolina are pushing similar discriminatory laws. This is a critical moment in U.S. history for increased advocacy and research in lesbian, […]

Fulbridge, the New Global Network For Fulbrighters

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By Guest Author Zoë Gioja Zoë Gioja, a former Fulbright English Teaching Assistant (ETA) to Korea, founded the site with a mission to create a more interconnected Fulbright community, where ETAs from across the globe can connect through travel, teaching, and cultural exchange. The site currently in beta-testing with over 80 users. Zoë writes […]

5 Health Policy Fellowships To Fix Health Care Reform

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Between Donald Trump pledging to dismantle Obamacare and Bernie Sanders calling for a Medicare-for-all plan, DC could sure use some sharp minds to work on viable solutions to America’s health policy challenges. Check out these 5 unique opportunities for students and professionals to contribute to health policy in the U.S. and abroad. Two deadlines are approaching! […]