USAID Summer Internships open

FYI. Please forward the USAID Summer Internship Pathways announcement to your networks. As always, USAID seeks highly diverse candidates to fill these internship positions.

Subject: USAID Summer Internships open! 12/18/15 – 1/18/15

Please remind students to submit the following documents for the identified positions below. Since there are multiple vacancies at various grade levels(GS-1-11), a statement of interest is required to identify an applicant’s job preference.

  • Resume showing relevant experience
  • Recent Transcript
  • Statement of Interest
  • Copy of most recent SF-50 (Notice of Personnel Action) if applicable
  • Supporting documentation if applying under any of the special hiring authorities such as DD-214 or Schedule A(u)

The series include but are not limited to the following:

GS-0099 Student Trainee General
GS-0299 Personnel Management Student Trainee
GS-0399 Administration and Office Support Student Trainee
GS-0499 Biological Science Student Trainee
GS-0599 Financial Management Student Trainee
GS-0699 Medical and Health Student Trainee
GS-0999 Legal Occupations Student Trainee
GS-1199 Business and Industry Student Trainee
GS-1399 Physical Science Student Trainee
GS-2299 Information Technology Management Student Trainee


Because of the high volume of applications, please direct all internship related questions to



2015 Celebrations of Achievement

Parents, students, and special guests….Please mark your calendars for these upcoming dates/locations for our 2015 Celebrations of Achievement….check detailed event listings for schools celebrated on each date.

Date                                       HS Location (Grade level)
Tue, December 1            Atholton HS (high school)
Wed, December 2          Marriotts Ridge HS (middle school)
Thu, December 3            Long Reach HS (middle school)
Mon, December 7          Atholton HS (middle school)
Tue, December 8             Atholton HS (middle school)
Thurs, December 10     Howard HS (middle school)
Tue, January 5, 2016    Long Reach HS (elementary)
Tue, January 12               Glenelg HS (elementary)
Tue, January 14               River Hill HS (elementary)
Tue, January 20               Hammond HS (elementary)

About Celebrations of Achievement….
The Council of Elders in partnership with the Department of Student, Family and Community Services of the Howard County Public School System holds an annual celebration where African-American students receive an award for their academic achievements.

For details about membership in the Council or to submit a tax-deductible donation online, visit us on the web at