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University of Pittsburgh Opportunities

Engineering Conference Ambassador

The 2016 Out for Undergrad Engineering Conference is targeting the University of Pittsburgh this year. The admissions team is looking for motivated undergraduate students to help out as Campus Ambassadors.

As a Campus Ambassador, students will be responsible for spreading the word about the our conference to the LGBT undergrad engineering population at your school. This will involve reaching out to campus organizations and departments, meeting with student organization leaders and administrators, and ensuring that every LGBT engineering undergrad on campus knows about the opportunity to apply to the Out for Undergrad Engineering Conference. Students interested i n becoming a Campus Ambassadors should apply here: https://airtable.com/shrpPkrk7mk2JLnRm

Scholarship Opportunities

After College Scholarships

AfterCollege scholarships are awarded to current students who stand out as future superstars in their field. Create a concise, yet impactful, profile showcasing your talents and passion for your field of study, and you could be the next recipient! Deadline: September 30

NSA Mathematics & Computer Science Student Scholarship
$500 - Open to currently enrolled students working toward a degree (AA,AS, BA,BS, MS, PhD) in the fields of computer science, computer engineering, or mathematics. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Must be a U.S. Citizen.

NSA Electrical Engineering Student Scholarship
$500 - Open to currently enrolled students pursuing a degree in the field of electrical engineering. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Must be a U.S. Citizen.

AfterCollege STEM Inclusion Scholarship
$500 - Open to currently enrolled students working toward a degree in a field of Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics from a group underrepresented in their field of study. Underrepresented groups may be defined by: gender, race, ethnic background, disability, sexual orientation, age, socio-economic status, nationality and other non-visible differences. Minimum 3.0 GPA.

AfterCollege Succurro Scholarship
$500 - Open to currently enrolled students in an accredited program, working toward a degree (AA, AS, BA, BS, MA, MS, MFA, PhD, MD, JD, etc.) in any discipline. Minimum 2.5 GPA.

AfterCollege Science Student Scholarship
$500 - Open to currently enrolled students working toward a degree (AA,AS, BA, BS, MS, PhD) in one of the many fields of science. Science can include (but is not limited to): Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Geology, Meteorology, Oceanography, Physics, Zoology, etc.. Minimum 3.0 GPA.

About After College
We have a lofty vision: to help every college student and recent graduate discover their career path. In our 15 year history, AfterCollege has become the largest career network for college students and recent graduates. Our patented job-matching algorithm pairs new job seekers with opportunities that fit their degree, school, skills and interests making the job search and the candidate search more efficient for everyone.

StudySoup Future Innovators Scholarship

About the Future Innovators Scholarship Program
Equal access to education is one of the main pillars of StudySoup's values. To further propagate access to education for all, StudySoup recently announced a $2,000 scholarship for outstanding students enrolling in or continuing to pursue education opportunities.

Who is eligible:
Any legal U.S. resident at least eighteen (18) years old who meets one of the following criteria:
Currently attending high school
Currently attending an accredited university or college (undergraduate and graduate students are both eligible)

How to apply:
Follow this link to the application form: https://studysoup.com/scholarship
You'll need to submit 3 short writing segments to be considered for this scholarship.

Deadline:
Fall: October 1st 2016
Spring: March 1st 2017

About StudySoup
StudySoup is a Peer-to-Peer Learning Marketplace that connects top students in the class with those who need a little help. Top students can upload their notes, and study guides to the StudySoup Marketplace, and their peers can purchase those study materials, earning the seller a sweet income.

Internship, Co-op, and Research Opportunities

Intel Corporation

With opportunities to change roles, teams and even locations, you have the power to shape your ideal career. At Intel, we offer a broad range of BS, MS and PhD opportunities in the following technical disciplines:Applied Physics, Chemical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Construction Management, Electrical Engineering, Environmental or Safety Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Materials Science, Math/Statistics, and Mechanical Engineering.

Join our talent network so we can share amazing opportunities at Intel with you: Click Here to Apply

FBI Internships

At the FBI, we're looking for college students and graduates from diverse backgrounds to help us in our mission. We seek stand-out candidates with leadership abilities in athletics, student government, campus organizations and community involvement.

Internships and entry-level positions will get you in the door, where you'll become an essential part of a team that makes a tangible difference each and every day. Our 36,000 employees come from dozens of disciplines and combine their expertise to anticipate threats, enforce laws and seek justice on the streets, in the courtroom and online.

We're looking for exceptional candidates to apply for our 2017 internship and full-time positions in the following disciplines:(Cyber and STEM, IT, Business, Accounting and Finance, Operations and Intelligence Support, Security, Human Resources, Unmatched Opportunities).

We offer cutting-edge technology, international scope, myriad career paths and leadership development. No other organization can equal the FBI's unique camaraderie, teamwork and mission. You'll have an opportunity to become a leader while making your community and your country safer.

Click here to apply.

Full Time Job Opportunities

Intel Corporation

With opportunities to change roles, teams and even locations, you have the power to shape your ideal career. At Intel, we offer a broad range of BS, MS and PhD opportunities in the following technical disciplines:Applied Physics, Chemical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Construction Management, Electrical Engineering, Environmental or Safety Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Materials Science, Math/Statistics, and Mechanical Engineering.

Join our talent network so we can share amazing opportunities at Intel with you: Click Here to Apply

FBI Full-Time Positions

At the FBI, we're looking for college students and graduates from diverse backgrounds to help us in our mission. We seek stand-out candidates with leadership abilities in athletics, student government, campus organizations and community involvement.

Internships and entry-level positions will get you in the door, where you'll become an essential part of a team that makes a tangible difference each and every day. Our 36,000 employees come from dozens of disciplines and combine their expertise to anticipate threats, enforce laws and seek justice on the streets, in the courtroom and online.

We're looking for exceptional candidates to apply for our 2017 internship and full-time positions in the following disciplines:(Cyber and STEM, IT, Business, Accounting and Finance, Operations and Intelligence Support, Security, Human Resources, Unmatched Opportunities).

We offer cutting-edge technology, international scope, myriad career paths and leadership development. No other organization can equal the FBI's unique camaraderie, teamwork and mission. You'll have an opportunity to become a leader while making your community and your country safer.

Click here to apply.

Imagine Pittsburgh Job Opportunities

Check out imaginepittsburgh.com for engineering job openings!

SWE Pittsburgh Professional Section Posted Job Openings

You can find detailed job postings on the SWE Pittsburgh Professional section's website at: http://pittsburgh.swe.org/job-postings.html

Full Time Opportunity at Norfolk Southern

Graduate Opportunities

Mechanical Science & Engineering (MechSE) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Katrina Hagler is a graduate student recruiter for Mechanical Science & Engineering (MechSE) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She would be happy to answer any questions SWE members may have about the graduate programs or the graduate school application process. The University offers a 1-year coursework-based Master of Engineering program as well as research-based Master of Science and PhD programs. Whether you are headed for industry or academia, they have a program that is right for you!

The application process is straightforward, and a few of the programs do not even require the GRE. Feel free to contact Katrina Hagler with any questions and more information can be found on their website

Katrina Hagler
Associate Director of Student Recruiting and Admissions
Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
168 Mechanical Engineering Building, MC-244
(217) 244-3416
mechse-grad@illinois.edu

Webinars / Online Programs

Guides for Women in STEM from MoneyGeek.com

Women often face unique challenges in life that can dictate their financial lifestyle. MoneyGeek.com has created guides to empower women to feel confident when making financial decisions. The three guides highlight topics such as:
- Women pursuing STEM careers
- Scholarships and financial aid for women
- Crafting the right message when negotiating a salary

To visit these guides, click the following links:
MoneyGeek.com Women in STEM Careers
MoneyGeek.com: Scholarships & Grants for Women
MoneyGeek.com: Guide to Negotiating the Pay You Deserve

Affordable Colleges Online Guide to Engineering Programs

You can find more information about online engineering degrees and programs guide here: http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/degrees/engineering-programs/

Free Computer Science Courses

Check out these links to free computer science courses from udemy.

Web Development Courses
Programming Language Courses
Mobile App Courses
The Pong Project

Other Opportunities

Market Research Event- MRweek

David Vannette will be presenting a two part series on survey methodology and best practices. There will also be speakers from organizations like TNS, Ipsos, and Facebook. SWE members can really get a lot of value from this year's presentations and content. Please click here to register