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ICAT Applications Open!

What: Each semester, you can apply for a coveted position in the ICAT Accelerator. Join two or three other CofC students as a team to experience what it is like to move an idea from conception to commercialization. With two industry mentors, you may have the opportunity to actively engage in the founding of a globally-scalable, high tech company. At the end of the semester all teams compete for a part of all of $10,000 in the final pitch competition. Only six teams of four students or seven teams of three students will be selected for this experience each semester. Learn more here.

To Apply: Apply here! If you have any questions, reach out to ICAT Director, Dr Christopher Starr (

Deadline: March 9th at Midnight

Posted on February 13, 2018 in Internships & Jobs

Are You Looking for an Internship?

The Career Center is offering many opportunities for students seeking out Summer Internships. Many employers-in-residence will be stopping by within the next few weeks to take questions about resumes, internships, and opportunities. Some of these companies include Two Roads Hospitality and Mandarin Oriental.

There will be a Hospitality Opportunity Fair on February 27 from 11am to 4pm in TD Arena. This is an excellent opportunity to talk to employers and learn about different opportunities within the hospitality industry.

There will also be a Career and Internship Fair on March 7 from 12 to 3 pm in TD arena. Representatives from over 60 different companies will be present to discuss job openings and internship opportunities.

For a complete list of opportunities, check out the Career Center’s event calendar!

Posted on February 13, 2018 in Internships & Jobs

Paid Summer Internship with Wray Ward

What: Wray Ward is a full-service marketing communications service agency. The agency is recruiting for FORM, their Summer 2018 Internship Program. FORM is a paid, 8-week, full-time summer internship where 7 interns will build their portfolios by working on real projects in the areas of graphic design, copywriting, public relations, digital media, video, client engagement and project management, and U|X design and development.


When: June 4th through August 3rd, 2018

Where: Charlotte, NC

To Apply: Applications are being accepted through February 26th. The application may be found on the program’s website.

Posted on February 13, 2018 in Internships & Jobs

Virtual Student Federal Service (VSFS) Internships

What: Through the Virtual Student Federal Service (VSFS) program, students can work on projects that advance the work of government on multiple fronts. Projects include helping counter violent extremism, strengthening human rights monitoring, developing virtual programs, engaging in digital communications, mapping, economic and political reporting, data analysis, graphic design, and app building. VSFS is accommodating and flexible. Through VSFS, students can intern from wherever they are – from dorm rooms to libraries to coffee shops, or anywhere in the world with a broadband or Internet connection. Students set their own schedules too – working on projects on a timetable that fits their life. Through VSFS, students can also choose projects from a wide variety of agencies – more than 32 federal agencies. Through VSFS, federal employees connect with students from diverse backgrounds and skills, as well as with their colleagues across government. This internship is not paid, but students can gain valuable work experience through this program.

To Apply: The VSFS vacancy announcement is open July 2 – 26 on the website. During that time, students may find the listing by searching for “VSFS” or “Virtual Student Federal Service” on USAJOBS.

More information on this opportunity can be found on the program’s website.

Posted on February 6, 2018 in Internships & Jobs

Paid Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

What: University of Kentucky Summer Training in Alcohol Research – UK STAR – is recruiting undergraduates for its 2018 program. UK STAR is an NIAAA-funded, 10-week paid ($4000 stipend) program in one of 12 alcohol research labs on the University of Kentucky campus. Opportunities range from studying human behavior (e.g. studying Parent–child interactions in homes of addicts) to traditional bench science (pharmacology, neuroscience, neurochemistry labs). Psychology, Biology, Chemistry and Neuroscience majors are well-suited to these opportunities.

To Apply: The application can be found here. The deadline to apply is February 23, 2018.

More information on this opportunity can be found on the program’s website.

Posted on February 5, 2018 in Internships & Jobs

Cougar Job Shadow Program

What: Experience a “Day in the Life” of a professional in a field or industry of interest to you and gain valuable exposure to opportunities and potential beyond the Cistern. We are currently recruiting participating organizations and have secured Boeing, Benefitfocus, Charleston Music Hall, Charleston County Parks and Recreation, and The Beach Company.

The program gives students an opportunity to:

– Participate in 1/2 day experiences; choose one or multiple sites in the Charleston area
– Gain insight into what it’s really like work in a particular organization or field
– Test-drive a company, career path, or industry
– Discuss your career ideas and goals with professionals
– Make valuable connections that may lead to future internships or jobs

Students are responsible for their own transportation.

To Apply: Students can apply by submitting their resumes to no later than February 23, 2018.

Posted on February 5, 2018 in Announcements & Events, Internships & Jobs

Department of State FAIT Program

What: The Department of State, in partnership with the Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars (TWC), is pleased to announce the Foreign Affairs IT Fellowship Program. This program is a challenging and rewarding opportunity for interested individuals seeking to apply technology solutions to the business of diplomacy.  The U.S. State Department provides academic funding so that you may focus on preparing yourself for a future career in the Foreign Service. As a selected FAIT Fellow, you will receive financial support for tuition, room and board, books, mandatory fees and some travel expenses for either your junior and senior year of undergraduate study OR a two-year master’s degree in an IT-related field (up to $37,500 annually). You’ll also receive stipends, housing and travel allowances for the two internship experiences.

To Apply: For the 2019 FAIT Fellowship, the general deadline for applicants is in the December of the cohort year (December 2018). The online application will open during Fall 2018.

More information on this opportunity can be found on the program’s website or in the program brochure.

Posted on February 5, 2018 in Internships & Jobs, Scholarships, Grants & Awards

Carter Stephen Ainsworth Health Policy Summer Fellowship

What: The Carter Stephen Ainsworth Health Policy Fellow will focus on research, analysis, writing, and organization in the area of health policy. The incumbent will conduct research and analysis to develop factsheets, issue briefs and other educational resources on a variety of health policy and practice related issues. Other responsibilities may include attending relevant briefings and seminars, providing support for ongoing programs and assisting with committee and partner meetings. The fellow will work closely with the department staff to support the development, maintenance, and delivery of health policy and research initiatives. The fellow will also have the opportunity to assist in the development of advocacy articles and comment letters. The fellow will be expected to work a 37.5 hours per week for between 6-8 weeks. The fellow will also receive a stipend of $3,375 to $4,500, depending on how long he or she works in this position.

When: Late May/Early June/July 2018 to mid-to-late August 2018

Where: American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) in Washington, DC

To Apply: Click here for online application; then click “Scholarships, Grants, and Fellowships” button, select “Health Policy Fellowship” to learn more about the paid summer fellowship in Washington, DC. To apply, select the “Apply Now” button on the right side of the page.

If you have any questions, please contact Matthew Schulze at

Official Fellowship Flyer

Job Description

Posted on January 25, 2018 in Internships & Jobs

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