THANKS FOR SUPPORTING 2013 Graduate and Professional School Day Job Fair. You are celebrated individually and collectively for attending the event, dressing for success, having resumes, engaging vendors, and representing the mission of Lane College. Vendors left brochures for students that were unable to attend. They will also return to the campus throughout the 2013-2014 school year. Visits will be announced.
UNCF manages various scholarship programs and each program has its own eligibility criteria, open/close dates and required documentation. To apply for a UNCF scholarship, you must apply through the on-line application process - https://scholarships.uncf.org. Lane College is a UNCF-member college and you are highly recommended to complete the UNCF General Scholarship application. You may apply for as many scholarships for which you are eligible. For help,contact Ms. Virginia S. Crump at Chambers-McClure Academic Center, Room 100, 731.410.6709, email@example.com.
TIPS for getting UNCF ScholarshipsLog on www.uncf.org. First, update or create a UNCF account. Remember to keep your password. Click For Students, My UNCF and apply for $5,000 UNCF General Scholarship and other scholarships. Request two persons write recommendation letters. Develop & save one essay & revise it as needed for other scholarships. COMPLETE all applications you attempt. Keep applyingÖ Ask for HELP and see Ms. Crump for weekly scholarship postings.
|Deadline to Apply||GPA & Major||Class||Location|
|NBMOA $5,000||9/30/2013||2.8; Accounting, Business, Marketing||SO, JR, SR||All|
|Gates Millennium Scholars Program||1/15/2014||3.3; All majors||First-time student||All|
|UNCF General Scholarship Application Maximum $5,000||5/31/2014||2.5; All majors||FR, SO, JR, SR||All|
|Marathon Oil - $15,000||10/18/2013||3.0; Computer Science, Accounting||SO, SR||All|
|NASCAR/Wendell Scott, Sr. Scholarship $4,500||10/4/2013||3.0; Mass Communications, Computer Information Systems, Accounting, Business, Marketing||JR, SR||All|
|Chattahoochee Valley Area Scholarship - $1,000||10/1/2013||2.5+; All majors||FR||Georgia|
|BLACK GIRLS ROCK! - $5,000||9/30/2013||3.0; All majors||Female FR, SO, JR,||All|
|Kemper Home Services Companies||10/11/2013||2.5; All majors||FR, SO, JR, SR||DC, OK, NJ, AL, CA, NC, AR, GA IN, TN, MI, IL, TX, LA, PA, FL MO, MD, VA, MS, SC,|
|BASF/Alfred Chisholm Memorial Scholarship Fund - $2,000|
Applicants must have relatives or sponsors employed by BASF
|10/17/2013||2.7; Computer Science, Accounting, Chemistry, Business, Mathematics, Biology, Finance||FR, SO, JR, SR||All|
|Liberty Mutual Internship|
Liberty Mutual Leadership $5,000
|11/1/2013||3.0 All majors||FR, SO, JR, SR||All|
|UNCF/Nissan Scholarship; $10,000 for 4 years||10/21/2013||3.0; Business, Marketing, Finance||FR||All|
|Dell Corporate Scholars Program; $10,000 for Summer Internship||10/1/2013||3.0; Computer Science, Accounting, Finance||SO, JR, SR||All|
|Gateway to Leadership (GTL) Internship||12/16/2013||3.0; Business, Accounting, Business, Computer Science||JR||All|
|Merck Undergraduate Science Research Scholarship; $25,000||12/5/2013||3.3; Chemistry, Biology||JR||All|
|City of Chicago Scholarship, $15,000||11/4/2013||2.5; All majors; Must have parent employed by City of Chicago||FR, SO, JR, SR||All|
TRANSCRIPTS for UNCF Scholarships - Once you complete all components (essay included) of your application, e-mail your request to Ms. Crump and include scholarship name and deadline. Please request transcript early or no later than 5 days prior to the scholarship deadline. You will receive an e-mail from Ms. Crump noting the transcript has been uploaded to your UNCF account.
Every Senior is required to provide Ms. Crump a hard copy and an electronic copy of their RESUME. E-mail resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com and deliver hard copy to Ms. Crumpís office, CMAC, Room 100. See Ms. Crump for help with developing resume.
Capital Semester combines substantive internships, 12 academic credits, career development activities, site briefings and lectures led by policy experts. This fast-paced, fifteen-week residential program provides undergraduate students from around the world with opportunities to gain the edge in todayís competitive job market and graduate school admissions, and experience the excitement of Washington first-hand. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the deadline of November 5, 2013. Students are encouraged to apply for the early deadline of October 1st. For more information and an online application, please visit www.DCinternships.org/CS or contact Dana Faught, firstname.lastname@example.org or 202-986-0384.
Tennessee Legislative Internship Program - 2014 interns will be January 13 - May 2, 2014. Applicants must be enrolled as juniors or seniors in political science, law, history, administration, social work, economics, sociology, journalism, or related fields and have at least a 3.0 GPA. A stipend of $350 per week will be paid to each intern, plus reimbursement for travel plus a one-time advance payment of $350 will be granted to each intern for relocation and adjustment purposes. Hours of academic credit will be granted by Lane College for participation in the Tennessee Legislative Internship Program. Interns will be assigned to work in legislative leadership offices and committees from 8:00 to 4:30 Monday through Friday. Duties will vary from office to office, but may include bill analysis, constituent work, computer and library research, and general office work. Other activities of interest include a visit to the Tennessee Supreme Court, mock legislative session, and playing the legislators in a game of basketball. Interested students should contact Ms. Crump for application materials and return completed packets to Ms. Crump by Monday, October 28th. Please feel free to visit the Tennessee General Assembly web site at www.capitol.tn.gov
FDIC is currently pursuing business-related majors, and plan to hire multiple candidates in 2014 for the position of Financial Institution Specialist (Trainee) as part of our Corporate Employee Program. The posting will be open until November 22, 2013. Additional information and instructions on how to apply can be accessed at the following: www.fdic.gov/about/jobs/CEPcareers. For more information, see Ms. Crump.
Graduating seniors are eligible to apply for a fellowship that supports up to two years of study at St. Johnís College at the University of Cambridge in England through the Davies-Jackson Scholarship program, valued at approximately $50,000 per student. Applications are accepted for study in the following subjects: Economics, English, History, History of Art, Music, Philosophy, and Social and Political Sciences. The deadline for applications is November 1, 2013. Should an applicant be selected for admission, he or she will be contacted by Cambridge in January 2014. More information about the Scholarship as well as the application materials can be found online at www.cic.edu/DaviesJackson. If you have any questions or comments about the Davies-Jackson Scholarship, please contact Stephen Gibson, CICís director of programs, at email@example.com or (202) 466-7230.
The Public Policy & International Affairs Fellowship Program (PPIA) is accepting applications for the 2014 Junior Summer Institutes. The goal of the PPIA Fellowship Program is to help students achieve a Masterís or joint degree. Each year, PPIA seeks out high-potential undergraduate students from universities across the country to participate in an intensive seven-week Junior Summer Institute (JSI) before their senior year. During their program, fellows are equipped with the knowledge and skills they will need to succeed in graduate school and ultimately, in influential roles serving the public good. Once a student has successfully completed their JSI, they join an alumni network of nearly 4,000 leaders. In addition to the opportunities that this network provides for mentoring and career development, our alumni network has the opportunity to receive financial support for their graduate school education if they attend one of the programs in our Graduate School Consortium. The application deadline is November 1st, 2013. Interested candidates can visit www.ppiaprogram.org.
Additional Jobs and Internships are posted on Career Planning and Placement board and on website Ė www.lanecollege.edu.
Tennessee Department of Human Resources jobs are available for viewing on www.tn.gov.
Vacancies are specific to the West Tennessee region:
|County||Vacancies||Req #||Job Title|
|Carroll||1||137047||DCS Case Manager 1|
|Fayette||1||136938||Case Manager 2|
|Lake||137014||Correctional Counselor 3|
|Madison||136959||Administrative Assistant 1|
|McNairy||136992||Food & Dairy Inspector 2|
|Shelby||137033||Food Service Steward 1|
|2||136950||Field Supervisor 1|
|Tipton||1||136935||Case Manager 2|
All students should REGISTER with the Office of Career Planning and Placement (CPP) and receive a variety of services to assist you in exploring career interests, designing effective career strategies, and in identifying the resources, people, and organizations that will assist you in selecting a major and ultimately transitioning into the workforce. Individual consulting appointments are available to discuss career interest, self-assessment resources, job search strategies, interviewing issues, and internship information. Bring your resume for critiquing, review cover letters, and discuss interviewing issues. This is also a good way to find out about all of the exciting programs, services, and upcoming events available.
Coming to your residential facility - Careers on Wheels. Throughout the month of September, Careers on Wheels will stop by your dorm lobby and provide individual help with your career needs. Look for Ms. Crump during the evening hours.