DAAD RISE Fellowship Information Session

Monday, November 5, 12 – 1 p.m., Kuhn Honors & Scholars House 102
OR
Tuesday, November 6, 5 – 6 p.m., Kuhn Honors & Scholars House 102

Interested in summer research? The DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) has a highly competitive RISE (Research Internships in Science and Engineering) program in which undergraduates in STEM fields from the U.S., the U.K., and Canada have the opportunity to work with research groups at universities in Germany. Interns will be matched with a doctoral student mentor in their laboratories, and will receive a monthly stipend for three months to help cover living expenses. Attend an information session either on Monday, November 5th from 12-1p.m., or Tuesday, November 6th from 5-6p.m., or check out more information on their website.

The deadline to apply for one of these internships is December 15, 2018.


Want to jump start your search for the right research program? Check out this listing of programs that have recently reached out to CBC students.

UK Fellowships Information Sessions

 

Are you OSU’s next Rhodes Scholar?

These highly prestigious national fellowships fund two years of graduate study in the United Kingdom.  Eligible students are current juniors, graduating seniors, or recent graduates with exceptional academic records, extensive leadership experience, and a demonstrated commitment to public service.

Information sessions are:

  • Monday 1/29 from 12:00-1:00pm in Kuhn Honors and Scholars Center 201
  • Thursday 2/1 from 3:00-4:00pm in Kuhn Honors and Scholars Center 102
  • Tuesday 2/6 from 5:00-6:00pm in Kuhn Honors and Scholars Center 102

The faculty selection committee will nominate the most competitive applicants to represent the university on the national level.  Please contact the Undergraduate Fellowship Office at fellowships@osu.edu with any questions.

Volunteer Abroad: Cape Town, South Africa

Application Deadline: November 30, 2017

One Heart Source is currently accepting applications for their 2018 Experiential Learning Programs for students interested in health care. They are offering two- and four-week Health Innovation programs in South Africa.

As an OHS Volunteer you will:

  • Gain international experience on the ground in global health initiatives.
  • Mentor students who strive to become healthcare professionals and cultivate lifelong relationships.
  • Immerse yourself in diversity through service and excursions.
  • Collaborate with groups of university students from around the world.
  • Develop leadership and entrepreneurial skills through the pursuit of social justice.
  • Broaden health care skills in real-world environments.

Sub-Saharan Africa has 1.3% of the world’s healthcare professionals, yet 25% of the world’s disease burden. One Heart Source aims to build a bridge between health services and those who need healing.

Learn more information here.
Apply here, by November 30th, 2017.

Studying abroad is a valuable and exciting part of an undergraduate experience. When pursuing any study abroad opportunity, be sure to check in with an advisor to address any academic or financial implications of a semester abroad. Bon voyage!

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New Study Abroad Course: Travel to London & Cambridge, UK, to study Darwin and his research on evolution!

There is a now study abroad course being offered during the first two weeks of the 2017 summer session, preceded by a 7 week pre-departure course. Students will travel to London & Cambridge, UK, while studying Darwin and evolution. Students will have many opportunities to  visit several museums, tea gardens, and also to sight-see and explore.

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There will be an information session Thursday, November 10th from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm in Kuhn House, room 100.

Check out this flyer for information on who to contact and more course details. If this study abroad course sounds like something you would be interested in, please speak with your advisor to determine your ability to complete the course!

Studying abroad is a valuable and exciting part of an undergraduate experience. When pursuing any study abroad opportunity, be sure to check in with an advisor to address any academic or financial implications of a semester abroad. Bon voyage!

Summer Internship Opportunities with SK Pacific

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Are you looking to travel around the world and complete an awesome internship this upcoming year?

SK Pacific is one of the leading Intern Abroad Programs in the world. They connect ambitious students and young professionals with major corporations like GE and Baker McKenzie, as well as private equity, VC firms, and fast growing start-ups. This is a great opportunity for you to get world-class professional experience on your resume, develop lifelong connections, and discover an amazing part of the world.

If you would like to apply, early applications get a much better shot at securing the highly competitive and most sought after positions. Just complete the two minutes application and one of SK Pacific’s Admissions Counselors will contact you to determine which positions you qualify for. The application process is free and the internship placement is guaranteed.

For more information, including how the internships work and what the destinations are, check out their website.

 

Studying abroad is a valuable and exciting part of an undergraduate experience. When pursuing any study abroad opportunity, be sure to check in with an advisor to address any academic or financial implications of a semester abroad. Bon voyage!

Volunteer Abroad: Cape Town, South Africa

Application Deadline: November 11, 2016

One Heart Source is currently accepting applications for their 2017 Experiential Learning Programs for students interested in health care. They are offering two week Health Innovation programs in South Africa.

As an OHS Volunteer you will:

  • Gain international experience on the ground in global health initiatives.
  • Mentor students who strive to become healthcare professionals and cultivate lifelong relationships.
  • Immerse yourself in diversity through service and excursions.
  • Collaborate with groups of university students from around the world.
  • Develop leadership and entrepreneurial skills through the pursuit of social justice.
  • Broaden health care skills in real-world environments.

Learn more information here.
Apply here, by November 11th, 2016.

Studying abroad is a valuable and exciting part of an undergraduate experience. When pursuing any study abroad opportunity, be sure to check in with an advisor to address any academic or financial implications of a semester abroad. Bon voyage!