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The CLYLP is not just a conference or one-time institute. Those who participate in our Summer Conference in Sacramento or the Institutes in Los Angeles or Fresno, become a part of the CLYLP alumni familia and are eligible to also benefit from scholarship, fellowship and other leadership training program opportunities. This unique set of resources are extended exclusively to CLYLP alumni to expand your learning experience, skill set, and network, which will fortify your ability to reach your educational and professional aspirations. These opportunities fortify the connection to the CLYLP.

From time to time, we receive partner programs and opportunities to share with our network. Listed here you can find those opportunities. Check back often as these are updated regularly.

CLYLP Alumni Internship Program

Work one-on-one with Board Members and Officers on specific projects ranging from fundraising to communications and public relations. CLYLP Interns will be assigned a mentor on the Board who will provide guidance, professional advice and an opportunity to cultivate a close working relationship. Throughout the year, interns will work with different Board Members who lead key functions and programs of the organization. Some of the rotating Intern assignments include:

  • Public Relations – assist PR team in the drafting of letters, press releases, alumni spotlights, and assist with management of database, website content and social media campaigns.
  • Fundraising- work with Board Officers on donations records, assist with alumni or regional events, and assist Board President with donor acknowledgement campaign.
  • Program Support - support Board Members and Officers by responding to email and phone inquiries, meeting preparation, program development and other Board business and program staffing.

Program Requirements

  • Must be available to work a minimum of 4 hours a week on designated project(s) and correspond with mentor via email on regular basis.
  • Available to participate on conference calls, as needed.
  • Comply with CLYLP policies regarding work performance and personal conduct.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Students currently enrolled in college full or part time, working towards an undergraduate degree.
  • Strong analytical and writing skills.
  • Strong work ethic and time management skills.
  • Active participation in other public and/or community service activities.
  • CLYLP Alumnus of the Sacramento Leadership Conference, Los Angeles Institute or San Joaquin Valley Institute.

Selection Process
Please send resume and cover letter explaining your interest in this program to by February 17, 2012. Applicants do not need to live in Sacramento. Most of the assignments will be performed remotely. Applications will be reviewed by members of the CLYLP Board of Directors.

2012 Internship Program Dates

  • Application Due: February 17th
  • Phone Interviews: week of February 20th
  • Program: March 2012 – December 2012

Scholarships that are available to students regardless of immigration status

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2) Student Inventors Scholarships http://www.invent. org/collegiate
3) Student Video Scholarships
4) Coca-Cola Two Year College Scholarships http://www.coca- html
5) Holocaust Remembrance Scholarships http://holocaust.
6) Ayn Rand Essay Scholarships
7) Brand Essay Competition
8) Gates Millennlum=20 Scholarships (major) http://www.gmsp org/nominationma terials/read. dbm?ID
9) Xerox Scholarships for Students http://www2. go/xrx/about_ xerox/about_ xerox_detail. jsp
10) Sports Scholarships and Internships scholarships. html
11) National Assoc. of Black Journalists Scholarships (NABJ)
12) Saul T. Wilson Scholarships (Veterinary) http://www.aphis. mb/mrphr/ jobs/stw. html
13) Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund http://www.thurgood
14) FinAid: The Smart Students Guide to Financial Aid scholarships)
15) Presidential Freedom Scholarships
16) Microsoft Scholarship Program http://www.microsof
17) WiredScholar Free Scholarship Search http:/ /www.wiredschola
18) Hope Scholarships &Lifetime Credits
19) William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship for Minority Students
20) Multiple List of Minority Scholarships
21) Guaran teed Scholarships http://www.guarante
22) BOEING scholarships (some HBCU connects) es/educationrelations/scholarships
23) Easley National Scholarship Program
24) Maryland Artists Scholarships
26) Jacki Tuckfield Memorial Graduate Business Scholarship (for AA students in South Florida)
27) Historically Black College &University Scholarships
28) Actuarial Scholarships for Minority Students http //
29) International Students Scholarships &Aid Help
30) College Board Scholarship Search
31) Burger King Scholarship= 20 Program
32) Siemens Westinghouse Competition http://www.siemens-foundationorg/
33) GE and LuLac Scholarship Funds Scholar.html
34) CollegeNet ' s Scholarship Database
35) Union Sponsored Scholarships and Aid http://www.aflcioorg/scholarships/scholar.htm
36) Federal Scholarships &Aid Gateways 25 Scholarship Gateways from Black Excel
37) Scholarship &Financial Aid Help
38) Scholarship Links (Ed Finance Group)
39) FAFSA On The Web (Your Key Aid Form &Info)
40) Aid &Resources For Reentry Students
41) Scholarships and Fellowships
42) Scholarships for Study in Paralegal Studies http://www.paralega
43) HBCU Packard Sit Abroad Scholarships (for study around the world)
44) Scholarship and Fellowship Opportunities http://ccmi.
45) INROADS internships
46) ACT-SO bEURoeOlympics of the Mind 'A Scholarships actso/act-so.shtml
47) Black Alliance for Educational Options Scholarships privatelyfinanced.jsp
48) ScienceNet Scholarship Listing http://www.sciencen et.emory. edu/undergrad/ scholarships.html
49) Graduate Fellowships For Minorities Nationwide http://cuinfo. Student/GRFN/ list.phtml? category= MINORITIES
51) The Roothbert Scholarship Fund