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Summer Assistant - Scholarship Programs

Responsible for supporting administrative projects for the Scholarship Programs department. Projects include supply ordering, data entry and database maintenance, and document preparation and digitalization. Provides other administrative support as requested for the programs, including mailing, scheduling, and filing.
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Posted Date:
Job Location:
Lansdowne, VA
Position Type:
Employee - Temporary Part-Time, Non-Exempt


  1. Contributes to the Young Scholars Program and Higher Education efforts by supporting the administrative work of the program coordinators.
  2. Assists with purchasing scholar supplies for the Young Scholars Program, including but not limited to books, subscriptions, printers, and other miscellaneous items.
  3. Assists with database maintenance, including but not limited to data entry and quality control checks for demographic information, grades, test scores and other information as needed.
  4. Supports the travel booking process for scholar summer travel.
  5. Helps assemble and process materials for scholarship recipient notifications and graduation mailings.
  6. Schedules interviews for Young Scholars Program applicants during the scholarship selection process.
  7. Provides administrative support for scholar events, including Welcome Weekend, Senior Summit and Scholars Weekend.
  8. Communicates effectively with program staff, and, as necessary, with scholars and their families.
  9. Works collaboratively with others to complete projects and goals. 
  10. Other tasks as assigned.


  1. Must be currently enrolled in coursework towards an associate’s or bachelor’s degree or have completed a bachelor’s degree.
  2. Strong written and oral communication skills.
  3. Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications.
  4. Experience in a professional office setting preferred.
  5. Must be a flexible team player, detail oriented, have strong organizational skills, and have the ability to juggle multiple projects.
  6. Access to personal transportation/housing.

To Apply: Email your cover letter and resume as attachments to: E-Verify Employer. No phone calls please.

Please Email Resumes   P 703-723-8000   F 703-723-8030   44325 Woodridge Parkway, Lansdowne, VA 20176
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