Center for the Advancement of Hispanics in Science and Engineering Education (CAHSEE): Various

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 Deadline: 

Varies by program, consult Web site
   

Start Date: 

Summer
   

Duration: 

Varies by program
   

Location: 

Washington, DC and various locations throughout the country
   

Area of Interest: 

Arts
Biomedical Sciences
Engineering, Computer Science, and Applied Sciences
Humanities
Physical Sciences
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Other:
   

Category: 

Education
   

Description: 

CAHSEE interns participate in leadership development seminars, meet and discuss issues with national leaders, and participate in important events in Washington, DC. The vision of the Center for the Advancement of Hispanics in Science and Engineering Education (CAHSEE) is to ensure that the next generation of Latinos and other minorities in the United States achieves percentile parity and leadership positions in the fields of science, mathematics and engineering by the end of the second decade of the next century. CAHSEE is a result of almost a decade of concerted efforts to increase the number of Hispanics in the fields of science and engineering. A variety of programs are offered to meet the specific interests of the student.
   

Benefits: 

CAHSEE covers housing and air travel and provides a stipend between $2,750 and $3,000 (depending on assignment, program, and educational level).

   

Major(s): 

Not Specified

   

GPA: 

   
Year In School at 
start of program: 
Freshman
Sophomore
Junior
Senior
   
Employment 
 Eligibility: 
Has Citizenship
Has Permanent Residence
Has Work Permit
Other: Outstanding Hispanic Students, see Web site for specific program requirements
   

Required 
Documents: 

Resume
Personal Statement
Letters of Recommendation
Other: See Web site for specific program requirements
 

Contact: 

Mr. Charles E. Vela
Internship Program, CAHSEE
707 22nd St. NW #105
Washington, DC 20052
Phone: (202) 994-6529     Fax: (202) 994-2459
Email: cahsee@seas.gwu.edu

 

Program Website: 

http://www.cahsee.org
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