Saturday, October 31, 2009

SMEDP - Summer Medical Dental Educational Program - Deadline: March 1, 2010

SMDEP is a free (full tuition, housing, and meals) six-week summer medical and dental school preparatory program that offers eligible students intensive and personalized medical and dental school preparation.

Click URL below to see eligibility requirements:
Who's Eligible?

To apply click URL below:
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Click URL to get a list of Program sites:
Program Sites

The SMDEP will be offering travel scholarships for students meeting the guideline qualifications. The deadline for application is on March 1, 2010 by 5:00 pm (EST). Scholarships must be completed in order to apply. Click below for details:

Travel Scholarship Information
(SMDEP Travel Scholarship: Application Available: December 1, 2009)

Friday, October 30, 2009

2010 Summer Program and Internship Opportunites - Deadlines: Various

Minority & Underrepresented Students

2010 Summer Programs and Internships Opportunites

Now is the time to start considering Summer Internship Programs. Many of the Coops/Internships are paid unless denoted in the description.

Please click the link below for Summer Programs or Internships across the country:


Many of the summer programs deadline dates are in January and February. Read each program for exact deadline date.

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Thursday, October 29, 2009

2010 Imagine Cup Student Technology Competition -- Register Now

The 2010 World Finals: Warsaw, Poland in July, 2010.

Each year the Finals are held in a different city of the world. Past World Finals include Cairo, Egypt (2009), Paris, France (2008); Seoul, South Korea (2007); Delhi, India (2006); Yokohama, Japan (2005); Sao Paulo, Brazil (2004); and Barcelona, Spain (2003). The 2010 World Finals will be held in Warsaw, Poland in , 2010.

The world can't wait! Register now!

The 2010 Theme: “Imagine a world where technology helps solve the toughest problems.”

This is the theme for Imagine Cup 2010. Your mission, as a competitor, is to research, brainstorm, design, and develop potential solutions that address the toughest problems facing our world.

The United Nations has identified some of the hardest challenges in the world today in its Millennium Goals. This year the Imagine Cup uses these ambitious challenges as a guiding light to inspire change all over the world. Learn more about the eight Millennium Goals.

Click to view the Competition Overview

Read the various competition pages links below to view the deadline dates and instructions:

For more information please visit

Friday, October 2, 2009

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship -- Deadline: October 6, 2009

Program Overview & ObjectivesThe Gilman International Scholarship Program offers grants for U.S. citizen undergraduate students of limited financial means to pursue academic studies abroad. Such international study is intended to better prepare U.S. students to assume significant roles in an increasingly global economy and interdependent world.

Online application for Spring 2010 and Summer 2010 is now open! Application deadline is October 6, 2009!

Apply Now!

Thinking of Applying

If you have questions, please contact the Gilman Program staff at