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Announcements from August 2008

Pasteur Foundation - Biological Science Internships

August 13, 2008

Application guidelines are now online for our Postdoc and Undergraduate Programs at the Institut Pasteur in Paris. For more information, please visit:

Undergraduate Internships: The Pasteur Foundation is currently seeking highly motivated, accomplished undergraduates with a particular interest in the biological sciences to come spend next summer in Paris. These 10-week internships at the renowned Institut Pasteur offer hands-on laboratory experience to undergraduates contemplating a graduate degree. Applicants must be U.S. citizens. Living allowance is $400 per week. Please see our internship page for information and downloads. Applications are due in December 2008 for Summer 2009. Please visit: for application details and exact dates.

Postdoctoral Fellowships: These three-year fellowship positions are open to U.S. citizens not currently in France wishing to work in the laboratories of the Institut Pasteur. Located in Paris and founded by Louis Pasteur in 1887, the Institut Pasteur is one of the world's leading private nonprofit centers for infectious disease research. With 2500 people of over 70 nationalities, its 130 research labs are devoted to the basic science of improving global public health. Application guidelines are available on the Pasteur Foundation website. The first step is to identify a host lab at the Institut Pasteur; please see website for details. Fellowship packages are $70,000 (stipends and bench fees) annually for three years. Upcoming Deadline: September 5, 2008. There will also be a call for applicants in February 2009.

Honeywell Innovators Scholarship

August 11, 2008

Honeywell Innovators Scholarship - now accepting applications!

Honeywell understands that to continue to be successful, finding and developing the next generation of innovators must begin today. Our future and continued ability to deliver on our Brand Promise of building a world thats safer and more secure, more comfortable and energy efficient, more innovative and productive, depend on it.

The Honeywell Innovators Scholarship embraces this commitment by supporting the leading innovators of tomorrow in two important ways: First, by offering outstanding students the financial and academic resources to complete their studies; and second, through a distinctive internship program that seeks to mentor these same individuals through a paid summer internship at a Honeywell facility. This, in turn, helps the company identify those with the greatest potential for success in a Honeywell career.

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