The University of Nevada, Las Vegas will host for the 5th time, the 2019 Nevada Summer Transportation Institute (NVSTI) program for high school participants from July 21 - August 3, 2019. This will be a residential summer camp where the participants reside on the UNLV campus and participate in transportation related activities. The purpose of the NVSTI program is to create awareness and stimulate interest in high school students to take full advantage of the opportunities that exist in the transportation industry. The NVSTI program sponsored by the U.S. Department of Transportation, Nevada Department of Transportation, and Federal Highway Administration is open to participants attending public and private high schools across the State. The NVSTI summer camp is an extremely intense and structured learning opportunity for youth in the high school system of Nevada.
The curriculum will expose participants to new frontiers and adventures such as highway design, transportation of people and cargo, inter-modalism, laws, regulations, safety, and career opportunities. In addition, participants will participate in college preparation activities, computer training, academic enhancement activities, college lectures, field trips, and hands-on projects.
See attached application-deadline 5/22/19
We highly encourage you to apply to the TKS Las Vegas 2019-2020 Innovation Program powered by Zappos. The Knowledge Society
The program led by successful entrepreneurs from Silicon Valley, who have built and sold companies, and have advised CEOs from the world's top 500 companies. By the end of the program, you will have dramatically accelerated your professional and personal development by developing the skills, knowledge, and network to make a massive change in the world.
You DO NOT need to have a technology background in order to apply! We have mentors that will help you to learn and need your creativity & innovation to solve the world's problems!
All sessions for students will be held at Zappos HQ and students will meet in person at least once a week. Zappos has committed the space for TKS and is also financially committing, which means that any and every students is eligible for this program. Click here is apply.
For additional info, see attached flyer and check out the TKS site & video below: www.theksociety.com
The 2019 Bank of America Student Leaders Program is available to all the High Schools in CCSD.
Since its inception in 2004, the Bank of America Student Leaders Program has recognized more than 2,800 exemplary high school juniors and seniors who have a passion for improving their communities. The program helps students gain a greater understanding of how nonprofits create impact in the community and helps develop them as the next generation of community leaders through two components:
Please note the application deadline of February 1, 2019.
Students can apply for the program by going to www.bankofamerica.com/studentleaders.
To become a Student Leader, you must:
You’re invited to intern with Let America Vote, Jason Kander’s grassroots organization that is dedicated to protecting voting rights. We are now accepting applications for our summer internship and fellowship programs. We are looking for bright, energetic individuals who want to learn the nuts and bolts of how top-notch grassroots organizing works.
You will learn the basics of how to build a grassroots field program and help elect candidates who will fight to support and protect our fundamental right to vote. From engaging in daily field activities to learning from seasoned campaign staff to hearing from a variety of high-profile political guest speakers; this internship is unlike any other in politics. By learning the basics of campaign and political organizing, we will not only elect candidates who stand up for democracy and voting rights in 2018, but teach everyone involved the skills necessary to organize in their communities and even run campaigns in 2018 and beyond.
Hours are very flexible, and the team here at Let America Vote is a lot of fun! No experience is necessary. You will walk out the door at the end of the internship knowing how to run a local field program, as well as having met some great friends.
Additionally, the Let America Vote offers a fellowship program if you’re looking to be even more involved. With an expanded time commitment, fellows will also benefit from our Field Organizer Training Program, where they’ll learn about grassroots organizing from a team of experts. This will prepare you to be even more proactive in your role, ensuring you can work effectively on future advocacy, political campaigns, and other modes of valuable civic engagement.
Nevada Youth Legislature Application
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