Bank of America Student Leader's Internship
Bank of America is looking for the next generation of community leaders. If you are a junior or senior in high school and are working to make a difference in your school or community, you are encouraged to apply here.
As a Student Leader, you will participate in an eight-week paid internship at a local nonprofit organization where you will learn first-hand about the needs of your community and the critical role nonprofits play. In addition, you will learn valuable civic, social and business leadership skills. Each Student Leader will attend the Student Leaders Summit held in Washington, D.C. where you will learn how government, business and the nonprofit sector work together to address critical community needs.
To become a Student Leader, you must:
NCTAP Apprenticeship Opportunities-Saturday, 1/25/2020 last tour!!!
The NCTAP Partners are starting of the new year with another round of Facility tours this Saturday (1/11/2020) and a final one on 1/25/2020.
NCTAP has great opportunities to offer in Advanced Manufacturing & Automotive. Apprentices in our program earn a very competitive wage, Journeyman Certificate upon graduation, they also earn their Associates Degree with $0 tuition cost to them and have a guaranteed job opportunity after completing the apprenticeship. An Apprenticeship can set students up for Future-Ready Careers with these companies.
Go to http://nctap.org/#events, click on “Facility Tour Registration” and fill out the information and signup.
Students can sign up for as many tours as they like, but they must go to at least one facility tour in order to move forward in our process! If they can’t make any of the dates, please have them reach out to us individually.
Here is the link to our video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4yCsiZp9vlE
Seeking Applicants for FREE One-day STEM Outreach Program for Young Women
March 25, 2020 application deadline.
The Perry Outreach Program is a free, one-day, hands-on experience for high school women who are interested in pursuing careers in medicine and engineering. Students will hear from women leaders in these fields and try it for themselves by performing mock orthopaedic surgeries and biomechanics experiments.
Participants should be women in grades 10 and up with an expressed interest in science, medicine and/or engineering.
Additional information can be found on our website: www.perryinitiative.org
The application may be accessed directly using the following link: http://perryinitiative.org/programs/student-online-application/
Young Enterprising Women Mentoring Forum
Apex Friendship High School will host the Young Enterprising Women Mentoring Forum for the 3rd year on January 30, 2020 from 3:00-5:30 pm in the AFHS Media Center.
RSVP below by January 24.
The forum focuses on young women interested in pursuing entrepreneurship and is sponsored by the Enterprising Women Magazine.
Participants will learn about women in entrepreneurship from women who started their own businesses. Students do not need to be interested in starting their own business to attend.
Participants will also have the opportunity to apply for an all expenses paid trip (including a guardian) to attend the Enterprising Women's Conference in Florida in March. This year, 2 students from our area will be selected to attend.
Students must provide their own transportation to this even and can come with a Parent, Park in the Student Parking area.
Wake Future Teachers
Seniors interested in a career in teaching? Be sure to apply to the Wake Future Teachers Program. See https://www.wcpss.net/futureteachers for more information.
Deadline to apply is March 13, 5:00 PM.
EngineeringGirl Writing Contest
Every year, the EngineerGirl website sponsors a contest dealing with engineering and its impact on our world and the 2020 Writing Contest is now open! This year, students need to write a story about someone learning to live on a new world while they are traveling through space. The contest is open to all students in grades 3-12 and the deadline is February 1, 2020.
Find all of the details on the Engineering Girl contest page!