UNCF/Kimberly-Clark Corporate Scholars Program 2020

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UNCF/ Kimberly-Clark Corporate Scholars Program

The UNCF/Kimberly-Clark Corporate Scholars Program, sponsored in partnership with Kimberly-Clark Corporation, is seeking college sophomores and juniors from Morehouse College, Spelman College & Clark Atlanta University who have an interest in interning with Kimberly-Clark Corporation and whose college experience demonstrates leadership and analytical ability. Candidates will be selected to intern at the Roswell, GA host site for summer 2022. 

Program Components

  • * Paid 2022 summer internship at Kimberly-Clark Corporation in Roswell, GA
  • * Supplemental housing and returning relocation support as needed will be coordinated by UNCF
  • *One-year scholarship up to $5,000 based on financial need
  • *Participation in UNCF Student Leadership Conference (SLC) | Students selected for an internship can participate in a four-day professional development and leadership conference in Washington, D.C. prior to the start of their internship. The SLC aims to provide a framework and forum for equipping students with the skill sets that they will need to be successful as interns and early career professionals.

During SLC, participants will:

* Enhance critical thinking skills

* Develop stronger project management abilities

* Improve verbal and written communication

* Sharpen workplace productivity

* Hone quality workplace readiness and etiquette

* Improve networking skills

* Experience highly motivating industry, corporate and national leaders 

Eligibility Criteria

All qualified participants of the UNCF/Kimberly-Clark Corporate Scholars Program must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • *Minority sophomore or junior undergraduate student enrolled full-time at Spelman College, Morehouse College, or Clark- Atlanta University (must be a sophomore or junior at the time of application)
  • *Minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • *Student must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (“FAFSA”) form
  • *U.S. citizen or a permanent resident
  • *Majoring in business, marketing, finance, economics, or human resources
  • *Provide a current resume with the online application including education, work history, extracurricular activities, honors awards, and community service

Students shall submit an online application, complete with a resume, a letter of recommendation, a one-page personal statement of career goals that specifically addresses why they are considering the UNCF/Kimberly-Clark Corporate Scholars Program, and a current transcript.

For more information, contact: Jamese Carrell, Relationship Manager, Student Professional Development Programs at jcarrell@uncf.org.  

 

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