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  • AFSCME/UNCF Scholars Program: 10 week summer field placement during which interns participate in a union organizing campaign in one of several locations across the United States.
  • ASM Undergraduate Research Capstone Program: To enhance the presentation skills of students after their research experiences.
  • BA Explorer Program for Undergraduates: Provides a 2 day inside view of the financial services industry, including Investment Banking, Sales and Trading, Research and Asset Management.
  • Building Diversity in Biomedical Sciences Program (BDBS): 10 week research experience for students interested in pursuing further PhD or MD/PhD studies.
  • Hispanic-Serving Health Professions Schools Training Program: Works with government agencies and member institutions that center around different health issues and policies that impact the different sub Hispanic communities in the U.S. and in Latin America.
  • Hispanic Media Coalition TV Writers Program: Intensive scriptwriters workshop that prepares Latinos for writing jobs at major television networks.
  • Inroads: Develops and places talented minority youth in business and industry.
  • Institute for Recruitment of Teachers: Helps outstanding students of color and other scholars committed to diversity, counseling them through the graduate school application process, and advocating for sufficient funding for advanced study.
  • Kennedy Krieger Institute—RISE Programs: Programs designed to provide educational opportunities for students funded by a grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. This summer program was designed for students interested in learning more about preventing health disparities.
  • Latinos on Fast Track: Preps, connects, and places young leaders in connection with a network to share experiences, guidance and knowledge.
  • Management Leadership for Tomorrow (MLT): Premier career development institution that equips high potential African Americans, Hispanics, and Native Americans with the key ingredients—skills, coaching and door-opening relationships—that unlock their potential.
  • Mathematical and Theoretical biology Institute (MTBI) Summer Program: 8 week summer research experience for those interested in science to work at the interface of mathematics, statistics and the natural and social sciences.
  • Montefiore Health Opportunities Program (Monte-HOP): For First Years and Sophomores interested in the health fields.
  • Public Policy and International Affairs Program: 7-week summer program that focuses on preparing students for graduate programs in public and international affairs and careers as policy professionals, public administrators and other leadership roles in public service.
  • Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program: Open to democracy activists, scholars, and journalists, Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows travel to Washington, DC to spend five months in residence at the National Endowment for Democracy’s International Forum for Democratic Studies. Fellows receive full funding while they conduct research, network, and reflect on a fellowship project that deepens their understanding of democracy and enhances their ability to promote democratic change.
  • Reel Justice Fellowship Program: Empowers young organizers of color to win media battles.
  • Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (SEO): provides services through 3 major programs: the Career Program, the SEO Scholars Program, and SIRV (Saving, Investing, and Returning Value in Communities of Color).
  • Steps to Success Scholars Program: Provides sophomores with first hand experience in the financial services industry.
  • Summer Medical and Dental Education Program: A free 6 week medical school preparatory program to increase African Americans, Hispanics, and American Indians as medical school applicants.
  • Summer Undergraduate Mentorship Program (SUMP): 7 week program that offers Sophomores and up a unique opportunity to shadow physicians and have a mentor in a field of interest.
  • The Biomedical Sciences Careers Program: Provides students of all races, ethnic backgrounds, gender and financial status with encouragement, support and guidance needed for the successful pursuit of careers in biomedical sciences.
  • The Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Program: Promoting a positive U.S. presence in the world that reflects and respects the strength and diversity of America. The Rangel Program is a collaborative effort between Howard University and the U.S. State Department that seeks to attract and prepare outstanding young people for careers as diplomats in the Foreign Service of the U.S. Department of State. The program seeks individuals interested in helping to shape a freer, more secure and prosperous world through formulating, representing, and implementing U.S. foreign policy. The Program encourages the application of members of minority groups historically underrepresented in the Foreign Service and those with financial need.
  • The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management: The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management is committed to increasing the representation of African Americans, Hispanic Americans and Native Americans in American business schools and corporate management.
  • The Council of Urban Professionals: A leadership development organization that molds diverse business and civil leaders, and empowers them to exert influence, achieve their individual goals and create collective impact through a range of programs and initiatives.
  • The Getty Foundation: Aiming to encourage greater diversity in the professions related to museums and the visual arts, provides the opportunity for college graduates from cultural backgrounds that have traditionally been underrepresented in the arts.
  • The Greenlining Institute: A year-long training program for young leaders that combines experiential learning opportunities, individual development and team participation.
  • The Greenlining Institute Summer Associate Program: 10-week development program for young leaders to learn about issues impacting California and the nation.
  • The Harvard Business School Summer Venture in Management: 1 week management training program to increase diversity and opportunity in business education.
  • The Movement Activist Apprenticeship Program: 8 week long training program that provides people of color with the opportunity to develop skills and experience in grassroots organizing.

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