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Research funding: WRF Fellowships and Levinson Awards

Announcing two research funding opportunities. These two opportunities share a common application with a deadline of May 31. Please share widely.

Washington Research Foundation Fellowships
Washington Research Foundation Fellowships (WRFF) for advanced undergraduates support promising students who work on creative and sophisticated science and engineering research projects under the guidance of UW faculty. WRFFs target undergraduates who have already participated in undergraduate research for at least three quarters and who are working beyond an introductory level in a project that requires creativity and advanced knowledge. 

Summer Internship Opportunity – marine ecology in mangroves & marshes

Summer internship: marine ecology in mangroves & marshes
Location: Atlantic coast of Florida; lab work in Fort Pierce with field sampling from Stuart to Jacksonville
Timeline: ~12 weeks between mid-May and early September (start and end dates negotiable)
Compensation: $10/hour for up to 12 weeks
Affiliation: University of Maryland & Smithsonian Institution
Application deadline: May 1st, 2013
Applications are being accepted for a summer intern to assist with ongoing doctoral research on crustacean
use of mangrove and saltmarsh habitats. 

City of Seattle Internships

Some great internships with City of Seattle…

Accounting Intern
College Intern
$19.27 – $19.89 Hourly
03/19/13
04/09/13

Arts & Cultural Affairs Intern
College Intern
$14.85/Hour
03/22/13
04/16/13

NEW! City Council – Work Study
Work Study College Intern
$14.85 – $18.20 Hourly
04/01/13
04/23/13

Civil Service Commission Intern
College Intern
$14.85 – $18.20 Hourly
03/19/13
04/09/13

NEW! Corporate Communications Intern
College Intern
$14.85 – $18.20 Hourly
03/28/13
04/12/13

Customer Care Municipal Intern
Graduate College Intern
$18.20 Hourly
03/21/13
04/09/13

Data Project Intern
College Intern
$14.85 – $18.20 Hourly
03/22/13
04/09/13

NEW! 

Undergraduate Research Symposium-Apply by Feb. 25

Hello Advisers,
With the Symposium deadline coming up on Monday (Feb. 25), we want to make sure that students are aware of our 2 remaining Abstract Writing Workshops (today and tomorrow) to help them apply, as well as our staff advising.
Please forward the info. below to undergraduates in all academic disciplines.
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Dear Students,
The deadline to present your work in the 16th Annual UW Undergraduate Research Symposium is coming up on Monday, February 25 at 5pm. 

Student Conservation Association office hours NEXT TUESDAY

Student Conservation Association ‘Recruiter in Residence’ hours
Tuesday, February 19th
10am-3pm
You must book an appointment time in advance – read on for instructions
This is an amazing opportunity for all majors and years to meet with a recruiter from the Student Conservation Association, ask questions about the SCA’s Alternative Spring Break, expense paid environmental internships, learn about the application process, and get selected for a position. 

Student Internship with the Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition

Student Internship with the Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition
CONTEXT
The Duwamish, Seattle’s only river, has been declared by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as a Superfund
Site, one of the most hazardous toxic sites in the nation, and its health and future are at a critical moment. After
February, 28, 2013 (release date for EPA’s proposed cleanup plan), the affected communities and residents of the
greater Seattle area will have 105 days to provide their comments, input and concerns. 

Performing Research at UW Workshop Tomorrow at 3:30PM!

Greetings! The CLUE Writing Center will be conducting a “Performing Research at UW” workshop TOMORROW at 3:30PM in Mary Gates Hall 284!
This workshop will cover the basic research skills needed to complete assignments quickly and easily, using subscription resources available through the UW Library system and the world wide web. Come find about:

How to Get Started on a Research Project

What are some effective ways to brainstorm for possible research topics, create research questions, and/or develop effective search terms? 

Undergraduate Research Symposium + Workshops

Undergraduate Research Symposium application is open
The Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium is a chance for undergraduates to present what they have learned through their research experiences to a larger audience. The Symposium also provides a forum for students, faculty, and the community to discuss cutting edge research topics and to examine the connection between research and education. The Symposium includes poster and presentation sessions by students from all academic disciplines and all three UW campuses, plus invited guests. 

The Career Center’s Annual Internship Fair- February 13th, 2013!!!

Are you looking to gain an internship opportunity? Search no more! We have more than 90 exhibitors representing government, non-profit and private sector industries attending the Internship Fair, all with an interest in recruiting Huskies! Don’t miss out on this perfect opportunity!
Internship Fair
When: February 13th, 2013; 2-6pm
Where: HUB Ballrooms
List of Employers: http://careers.uw.edu/Students/Internship-Fair (Please visit the link frequently as the information is updated regularly)
Questions? 

UW Amgen Scholars Summer Program Application & Info. Sessions

UW AMGEN SCHOLARS SUMMER PROGRAM
Interested in learning more about science and biotechnology research as a career? The UW Amgen Scholars Program provides a transformative opportunity for some of the nation’s top undergraduates to explore and prepare for careers in scientific research.
The application & information for the 2013 UW Amgen Scholars Summer Research Program is available at: http://www.washington.edu/research/urp/amgen APPLICATION DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 1, 2013. 

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