MSPM in the KNOW: July 24, 2018

Top 3 for 24 July 2018:

1- Fall 2018 Registration. Reminder, registration for Fall 2018 is ongoing. All students must be enrolled each spring and fall semester from the point of matriculation through completion of the degree. Students are expected to self-register for courses via GWeb. To view available course offerings, check out schedule of classes. For those who need assistance with registration for MSPM courses, please send a registration transaction form to Agnes Socrates (aesocrates@gwu.edu) to register. Unsure what to register for or looking to change your degree plan? Schedule an advisement session with Agnes via www.meetme.so/gwmspm (please include your GWID).

2- GWSB Career Survey. We are requesting all MSPM students to complete the GWSB Career Services Survey to help them understand your career development needs. The survey will only take 2-3 minutes to complete. Feedback from the survey will help our GWSB Career Services team to continue meeting students’ needs for the new academic year (2018-2019) and beyond. Please use: go.gwu.edu/fowlercareersurveyms

NOTE: Students need to be logged into their GW email account to take this survey at the moment.

3- Scholarships and Internship Opportunities.

PMIEF Professional Development Scholarships

PMI Educational Foundation (PMIEF) professional development scholarships help project managers, nonprofit staff, school administrators and teachers fund project management training. These scholarships fund standalone courses, not degree programs. Who can apply: Project management professionals, nonprofit/NGO staff, teachers and school administrators. Application deadlines for 2018: 1 September. 2019 Deadlines: 15 February, 1 April, 1 July, 1.  

George Patton Memorial Scholarship, due 1 September

The PMI Washington, DC Chapter’s sponsored George Patton Memorial Scholarship is a scholarship intended to assist project managers in funding continuing education coursework. The scholarship will award a maximum of up to US$2,000 twice per year (in the Spring and Fall) which may be awarded in whole or in part to one or more individuals each time. Apply via this link:

https://pmief.org/scholarships/scholarship-directory/george-patton-memorial-scholarship

EXIM Bank is Hiring Fall Interns! Application Deadline: 10 August

EXIM’s Office of Policy Analysis and International Relations (OPAIR) is seeking dedicated and enthusiastic students to serve as fall interns in the following roles: Bank OPAIR Intern & China Database Intern. Both internships will provide an opportunity for interns to learn about export finance, both in the United States and abroad. 

CBO Fall Communications Intern

CBO’s Office of Communications seeks an intern with a strong work ethic to assist with the agency’s media relations and public affairs during the upcoming fall semester. The intern will report to the Associate Director for Communications and will serve as a key member of the communications team. Apply here.

Sentara Healthcare 2019 Administrative Fellowship – Now Accepting Applications!

Fellows rotate through several areas and expand their skills by developing new projects, working on teams or doing research. Monthly meetings with the CEO and COO are planned to discuss rotations and Fellows are invited to attend board meetings. Apply here.