Boren Fellowships provide up to $30,000 to U.S. graduate students to add an important international and language component to their graduate education through specialization in area study, language study, or increased language proficiency. Boren Fellowships support study and research in areas of the world that are critical to U.S. interests, including Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern
Boren Scholarships provide up to $20,000 to U.S. undergraduate students to study abroad in areas of the world that are critical to U.S. interests and underrepresented in study abroad, including Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East. The countries of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand are excluded.
Munitions Jobs | Eglin AFB Jobs PASADENA, CA /PRNewswire/ ~~ Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) announced today that it received a follow-on contract to provide advisory and assistance services for the Air Armament Center (AAC) at Eglin Air Force Base (AFB), Fla. through the Technical and Engineering Acquisition Support (TEAS) 6 contract. The contract contains a
Cybersecurity Jobs | Cybercrime Jobs COLLEGE PARK, MD /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ ~~ In a unique collaboration, an engineer and a criminologist at the University of Maryland, College Park, are applying criminological concepts and research methods in the study of cybercrime, leading to recommendations for IT managers to use in the prevention of cyber attacks on their networks. Michel
CyberPatriot IV Prepares for Second Round of National High School Cyber Defense Competition, Virginia
Cybersecurity Jobs ARLINGTON, VA /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ ~~ The Air Force Association’s CyberPatriot is preparing for another round of competition this weekend, with the All Service Division entering its second of three online rounds. CyberPatriot is the nation’s largest high school cyber security challenge. This unique competition was designed to give students a hands-on learning experience in
NASA-related jobs WASHINGTON, DC /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ ~~ NASA has selected 300 small business proposals to enter into negotiations for possible contract awards through the agency’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and the Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs. These competitive awards-based programs encourage U.S. small businesses and research institutions to engage in federal research, development and
Holidays and suicides ~~ this can be a depressing time for many. Sad to say but there is one group that bears special attention: military veterans. Vets now make up half of all suicides, at the rate of 18 suicides per day. The VA’s suicide hotline receives about 10,000 calls a month from current and
The Marine Corps Heritage Foundation awards program is now accepting submissions for 2012 awards. Each year, the Foundation presents a series of awards to both Marines and civilians, to recognize their exemplary work in advancing and preserving Marine Corps history. Individuals are honored at the Foundation’s annual Awards Ceremony on April 21, 2012. All winners
An engineering Ph.D. students wins prizes for the design of an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) ~~ dubbed Green Falcon II ~~ which would be powered by the sun and wind; “While all airplanes mimic the shape of birds, the Green Falcon II will literally use the wind to power its movement, just as a bird
Cybersecurity Jobs PISCATAWAY, NJ /PRNewswire/ “Free Isn’t Necessarily Free,” Warns IEEE Fellow Jeffrey Voas Experts at IEEE – the world’s largest technical professional association – say smartphone owners are increasingly paying a high price for free mobile applications, with 2012 set to be a disruptive year of widespread mobile hacking. Research by IEEE Fellow Dr.