CROSSROADS Career Planning Workshop is designed to heighten student awareness to the skills and experiences needed to survive and thrive toward a meaningful professional future by utilizing university resources. During this workshop, we will explore four areas crucial to professional success during and after college: Professional Development, Leadership Development, Academic Assessment and Skills/Interest Re-Evaluation.
This workshop will be held on Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 12:30 pm in the Pless 3rd Floor Lounge. Refreshments will be served. Please RSVP here.
Presenters: Angela M. Ellis Student Affairs/Opportunity Programs Counselor
Assistant Director of Undergraduate Advising and Student Services, Department of Teaching and Learning, Steinhardt
Paula Lee Director, Wasserman Center for Career Development
The Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs invite the NYU Naughty Knitters to share their talents with the NYU community. We are hosting some good crochet and knitting fun. Amateurs and experts are welcome! All completed items will go to a charitable cause in our community. We invite you to come out and explore this most enjoyable and relaxing craft. Lunch will be served.
This event will be held on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 12:00 noon in the Pless 3rd Floor Lounge. Please RSVP here.
Please note that NYU’s Office of Global Services is closed today, Tuesday, September 26th and will reopen at its usual business hours tomorrow. Alison Jackson, our Office of Global Services Advisor will be offering walk-in hours to answer your questions and assist with immigration-related paperwork right here at Steinhardt! Alison will be holding office hours in the Office of Student Affairs (Pless Hall 2nd floor) twice a month on Mondays from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. This month Alison will be in the office on October 2nd and 16th. Avoid the lines at the Student Link Center and come meet with Alison to discuss any questions you may have!
The NAEd/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellowship Program supports early-career scholars working in critical areas of educational scholarship. Fellows will also attend professional development retreats and receive mentorship from NAEd members and other senior scholars in their field. This fellowship is non-residential, and applications from all disciplines are encouraged. Up to 30 NAEd/Spencer Fellowships will be awarded.
Deadline: November 2, 2017
Award: Fellows will receive $70,000 for one academic year of research, OR $35,000 for each of two contiguous years, working halftime.
The Institute of International Education (IIE) is pleased to announce that the competition for the Freeman-ASIA Awards for Undergraduate Study in East and Southeast Asia for Spring 2018 / Calendar Year 2018 is now open. Freeman Awards for Study in Asia (Freeman-ASIA) provides scholarships for U.S. undergraduate students with demonstrated financial need to study abroad in East or Southeast Asia (Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Laos, Macao, Malaysia, Mongolia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam). For full eligibility criteria, more information, and the online application, please visit the Freeman-ASIA website at: https://www.iie.org/freeman-asia
Deadline: October 18, 2017, at 5:00 pm EST
Award: Freeman-ASIA offers scholarships of up to $7,000 to assist with the cost of the study abroad program and related expenses, including airfare, basic living costs, local transportation, books, etc.
The DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) provides scholarships for students 1) to study or conduct research; 2) to study in Germany during their senior year; 3) to improve existing German language skills or to attend university courses in German; 4) and to do an internship in the fields of science and engineering in Germany. The Study Scholarship is only offered for a full master’s degree program at a German university or for study at a German university as part of a postgraduate or Master’s degree program completed in the home country. Research Grants are awarded to candidates who have completed a Master’s degree/Diploma or in exceptional cases a Bachelor’s degree at the latest by the time they begin their grant-supported research, or PostDocs, or to individuals wishing to earn a doctoral degree in Germany. NYU’s internal deadline is October 13th for both of these applications. For further undergraduate opportunities and the specifications of the scholarships, please visit the DAAD’s website.
The Obama Foundation is a non-partisan, non-political entity. The Obama Foundation Fellowship program seeks to support outstanding civic innovators from around the world in order to amplify the impact of their work and to inspire a wave of civic innovation. Our two-year, non-residential Fellowship will offer hands-on training, resources, and leadership development. Fellows will also participate in four multi-day gatherings where they will collaborate with each other, connect with potential partners, and collectively push their work forward. Throughout the program, each Fellow will pursue a personalized plan to leverage Fellowship resources to take their work to the next level. Learn more here.
Deadline: Friday, October 6th at 6:00 p.m. CT
Award: The Foundation will cover transportation and accommodation for the in-person convening. While we can provide support in procuring visas, Fellows will be responsible for covering any visa costs.
The Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans supports immigrants or children of immigrants who are pursuing graduate studies in the United States. Each fellowship supports two years of graduate study in any field and in any degree-granting program in the United States. The Fellowship program seeks students who have demonstrated creativity, originality, and initiative in one or more aspects of their lives. Learn more here.
**The October 1campus deadline is a courtesy deadline for applicants who wish to receive advisement from the Office of Global Awards on their Soros applications. Nomination is technically not required, although the high level of competition here makes advisement useful.
Deadline: NYU deadline: October 1, 2017; Final deadline: November 1, 2017
Award: Each award is for up to $25,000 in stipend support, as well as 50% of required tuition and fees, up to $20,000 per year, for one to two years. The first year of Fellowship funding cannot be deferred.
The NAEd/Spencer Dissertation Fellowship Program seeks to encourage a new generation of scholars from a wide range of disciplines and professional fields to undertake research relevant to the improvement of education. These $27,500 fellowships support individuals whose dissertations show potential for bringing fresh and constructive perspectives to the history, theory, or practice of formal or informal education anywhere in the world. Fellows will also attend professional development retreats and receive mentorship from NAEd members and other senior scholars in their field.