2018 UW Distinguished Young Scholars Seminar

Fri, May 18

The Distinguished Young Scholars Committee would like to invite top graduate students and postdocs to apply for their annual “Distinguished Young Scholars Seminar” series at the University of Washington in Seattle. This summer seminar provides top early career chemical engineers, and those in related fields, the opportunity to prepare their hour-long research seminar and gain critical interviewing skills. It is a service to the profession and an opportunity for graduate students and postdocs to see the best of the best in their peer group. The deadline for submissions is May 18th, 2018. This is a great professional development opportunity that provides a leg-up for the autumn job search, not to mention that summer in Seattle is an utter delight! They will provide all travel expenses, and the top speaker of the series will receive a $500.00 prize (as judged by the audience of UW chemical engineering. graduate students). For more information see https://depts.washington.edu/dyss/ Please apply at https://depts.washington.edu/dyss/apply.html .


ASCE & XE Internship/Research Panel

Wed, May 23, 6:30 – 8 PM, 3102 Ghausi

Interested in internships, research, or tacos? ASCE and Chi Epsilon members are providing information about their past internship and research experience in areas such as: environmental, geotechnical, construction management, water resources, and transportation. This is a great opportunity to learn what employers are looking for and what to expect when entering the work force. Check out the panelist spotlights in the Facebook Page! Tacos will be provided!

Internship Opportunity at the City of Sacramento Department of Utilities

Interested in a position with the Sacramento Dept. of Utilities this summer? We have attached a pdf of all the requirements and job descriptions for you to look at. You are encouraged to apply through the UEI, please use this link if you need more information or would like to apply.

SeniorAdvice Caregiver Scholar

SeniorAdvice is offering an unconditional $2,000 scholarship to UC Davis SWE students! The deadline for this award is July 15, 2018 so there is still plenty of time for students to apply. Full details for this new award are here: SeniorAdvice Caregiver Scholarship – $2,000 Award

For students who have acted as caregiver to an adult relative in any capacity:https://www.senioradvice.com/senior-caregiver-scholarship-fall-2018

Solar Spring Break with GRID Alternatives

Solar Spring Break is an immersive service-learning experience where students spend a week with a GRID Alternatives office installing solar for low-income families and exploring the intersection of renewable energy technology and community development. Each project hosts up to 12 participants traveling to one of GRID Alternatives’ regional offices across the US or even internationally.