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African-American Student Resources

  • 小草影院鈥檚 Diversity & Community Office:听The Office of Diversity and Community celebrates the academic achievement and graduation of 小草影院鈥檚 minority students. They host different events to commemorate our students鈥 success.
  • : Provides employment resources for professionals and entrepreneurs for African Americans and members of other ethnic groups. Published jointly by Blackworld and CareerMosaic.听听
  • : A Black Professional Networking Community.
  • :This guide organizes听DAWI and the U.S. Federation of Worker Cooperatives’ library of resource documents.听听

Industry-Specific Resources and Opportunities for African-American Students

Business, Consulting, and Finance
  • :A听10 week program for Black, African American, Hispanic, Latino, and/or Native American Sophomores interested in learning more about consulting.听 Students who complete the program successfully can also be hired next summer as Summer Business Analysts.
  • :听An opportunity for recent graduates to explore Major League Baseball. Open to candidates who identify as AHANA and Women.
  • :听This opportunity is an internship and professional development program for students of color interested in retail and related fields.
  • : The Black in Fashion Council was founded in 2020 to represent and secure the advancement of Black individuals in the fashion and beauty space. There are over 100 companies signed on to work on inclusivity, equality and diversity such as Gap, H&M, Calvin Klein, and more. There鈥檚 a job board for positions within the fashion and beauty space.
  • :听Freshmen interested in accounting, technology, or a related field. Black or African-American, Hispanic or Latino, American Indian or Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, or two or more races are strongly encouraged to apply.
  • : The Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprise division promotes the growth and sustainability of Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises by providing them with real-world technical and professional assistance, certification, procurement, networking, capital and contracting opportunities while utilizing their partners in state and federal government, higher education, lending institutions the private sector. Their main goal is to help these business enterprises contribute to the economic growth in Arkansas.
Communication, Arts, and Media
  • :听An internship for minority students interested in science writing. Preference will be given to those majoring in English or Journalism.
  • :听Aspiring writers from diverse backgrounds with a strong desire to write for CBS television series are encouraged to apply.
  • :Internship opportunity for students interested in the field of arts management. Targeted to undergraduate students from underrepresented backgrounds.听
  • :听Opportunity for underrepresented students interested in museums and visual arts organizations to gain experience in areas such as curatorship, conservation, education, publications, and related programmatic activities.
Education, Nonprofit, and Social Service
  • :听Internship opportunity for college juniors and seniors who are interested in learning more about the human rights field.
  • :听Internship opportunity for students of color at the undergraduate and graduate level who are interested in nonprofit organizations, philanthropy, and the social sector.
  • :听For students interested in graduate study and research. Underrepresented minorities and underserved (e.g. low socio-economic background, first generation) students are strongly encouraged to apply. Students interested in research enterprise in engineering, architecture, management, science, and humanities are encouraged to apply.
Government, Law, and Public Policy
  • :听Internship opportunity for students interested in working for congress
  • :听The SEO Law Fellowship Program offers scholarships, academic preparation, career development training and internship opportunities to talented, underrepresented incoming law students. Fellows spend two weeks in New York City receiving hands-on training from legal practitioners and academic instruction from law school professors, before embarking on an 8-week paid internship at a top corporate law firm – all before starting law school.
Healthcare & Nursing
  • :听For students from underrepresented backgrounds interested in careers in science, medicine and public health.
  • :听The Office of Minority Health and Health Equity has several internships and fellowships for students interested in public health.
  • : Medical school student loan repayment resources for Black, indigenous, and people of color (BIPOC)
Science, Technology, and Engineering
  • :听For students interested in graduate study and research. Underrepresented minorities and underserved (e.g. low socio-economic background, first generation) students are strongly encouraged to apply. Students interested in research enterprises in engineering, architecture, management, science, and humanities are encouraged to apply.
  • :听For students from underrepresented backgrounds interested in careers in science, medicine and public health.
  • :听For students interested in scientific research.
  • This guide听offers in-depth information in several areas, including: a听discussion of the current representation of minorities in听STEM听field, the various in-demand听STEM听careers and related college programs, advice on how minority students can choose a supportive college, a听list of resources available to minority听STEM听students, and a comprehensive lists of minority-focused scholarship opportunities.
  • provides insight on types of electrical engineering, career opportunities, concerns, scholarships/grants and professional organizations available to join.