July 17, 2013 NOW Email: Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program

This
Native Opportunities Weekly (NOW) message provides information about
the 
January 2014
session of the Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate
Fellowship Program

The
Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship
Program, now in its 16th year, provides early-career individuals with the
opportunity to spend 12 weeks at the
National
Academies
in Washington, DC
learning about science and technology policy, and the role that scientists
and engineers play in influencing policy. Each year, applicants from around
the world are coupled with a mentor and become part of a National Academies
committee, board, or unit to learn about the world of science and technology
policy. 

Applicants
should be graduate and
professional school students
and those who have completed
graduate studies (degree awarded) within the last five years. Areas of study
may include any social/behavioral science, medical/health discipline,
physical or biological science, any field of engineering, law/business/public
administration, or any relevant interdisciplinary fields.

DEADLINE for applications is
September 5, 2013.
Selections will be made in late October 2013.

For
more information please contact the National Academies Christine Mirzayan
Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program via their
website, by email or call 202-334-2455

We encourage you
to visit our website (
www.cnay.org) for a comprehensive
list of available resources (scholarships, fellowships, summer programs,
grant opportunities, etc.). Thank you for your continued support and interest
in the Center for Native American Youth.

Don’t see what you’re looking for? Email us back
and let us know what types of Native youth opportunities you are looking for
and we can be sure to include them in upcoming emails. We invite you to share
your feedback.


Sincerely,

Center for Native American Youth
www.cnay.org
cnayinfo@aspeninstitute.org

About
the Center

Founded by former US Senator Byron Dorgan, the Center is a
policy program within the Aspen Institute, headquartered in Washington, DC.
While a part of The Aspen Institute, the Center is also overseen by a Board
of Advisors. The goal of the Center is to bring greater national attention to
the issues facing Native American youth, and to foster solutions, with
special emphasis on youth suicide prevention. How you can help.

 Link to The Aspen Institute
Link to CNAY.org

 


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