Afro Latino Alumni and Alumnae Association (ALAA)

Internship Opportunities

INROADS (International program)
Various industries: business, law, media, finance, IT, management, etc.

Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (International program, works with both high school and college students)
Various industries: business, law, media, finance, IT, management, etc.

The Smithsonian Institute (Washington, D.C.)
Research/Museum fields

Merck (headquarters are in New Jersey)
Biomedical Research

Scholarships

American Bar Association Legal Opportunity Scholarship Fund

The ABA Legal Opportunity Scholarship fund is intended to encourage racial and ethnic minority students to apply to law school and to provide financial assistance to these students. This Scholarship Fund will award $5,000 of financial assistance annually to each scholarship recipient attending an ABA-accredited law school. An award made to an entering first-year student may be renewable for two additional years, resulting in financial assistance totaling $15,000 during his or her time in law school. To read more about the Scholarship Fund please go visit http://www.abanet.org/fje/losfpage.html. The application can be downloaded from http://www.abanet.org/fje.

Other Career Resources

DiversitySearch.com
Job search site

The Black Collegian Online
Information on career resources for students of color

Fellowship Opportunities

Council of Graduate Schools Fellowships

National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) Student Services

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Congressional Internship Program

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Fellowship Program

 

CONTACT

If you are interested in any of these opportunities, please contact Director of the Salisbury Center for Career, Professional and Experiential Education Brandi Ferrara at bferrara@hws.edu or (315) 781-3514.


ALAA LINKS

 

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