These range from the bezos scholars program at the aspen ideas festival (for high school juniors) to research training in the molecular basis of infectious disease at baylor medical college in texas (for college students. At the 12th annual aspen ideas festival, hundreds of the world's most exciting medical experts, politicians, business leaders, journalists, academics, and artists flooded the institute's aspen campus to discuss the ideas that are changing the planet. The new media school, partially hubbed at the college’s aspen campus, for instance, is able to have its students interview national and world leaders who come to the annual aspen ideas festival, the x games, and other popular events. Aguilar-castaneda was just one of the 12 students in the united states picked to attend the aspen ideas festival last week under the bezos scholar program, which paid for the experience. After the week-long experience, the bezos scholars program assigns all scholars and educators the task to organize a local ideas festival in their own community alongside a usd 1,000 grant the ala bezos scholars team are tasked to organize a festival called the south african ideas festival at the african leadership academy.
The bezos scholars program is run by the bezos family foundation, a private, independent foundation established by jackie and mike bezos each year, the foundation selects 12 students from the us and six students from africa to participate in the week-long, aspen ideas festival. The program begins with an all-expenses paid trip to the aspen ideas festival in colorado this summer at the festival, the us scholars will meet with six bezos scholars selected from the african leadership academy in south africa as well as with visionaries, leaders and artists from around the globe. Use the following search parameters to narrow your results: subreddit:subreddit find submissions in subreddit author:username find submissions by username site:examplecom find submissions from examplecom. The bezos scholars program selects students from across the globe to attend the aspen ideas festival at the aspen institute this year-long program works with high school juniors and educators to create their own sustainable ‘ideas festival’ in their local area to transform their communities.
Modeled after the aspen ideas festival, a local ideas festival dubbed “teens for tolerance” will be presented march 7-9 at columbus alternative high school by senior sarah sinclair and vice principal davan dodrill. The yearlong program began with dawkins and an educator mentor — biology teacher rachele thomas — taking an all-expenses paid trip to the aspen ideas festival in colorado where they spent. When i was selected for the bezos scholars program and given the opportunity to attend the aspen ideas festival, i realized that i was facing a life changing experience you may wonder what the bezos scholars program is and.
“we know that attendance at the aspen ideas festival can be life changing for the individual when these scholars—both students and educators—return home to create local ideas festivals, it may be life changing for schools and communities across the us,” explains. This educator will also travel to aspen and take part in the aspen ideas festival, participate fully in the year-long program as your educator scholar, and work closely with you for the duration of the program to help plan and execute your community change project. Bezos scholars are top high school students and exceptional educators who are selected every year for a sought-after scholarship to attend the aspen ideas festival (june 26 – july 2, 2012) on the aspen institute campus, student and educator scholars attend six days of seminars, tutorials, lectures and debates.
Selected as bezos aspen scholars for 2016 ars from various countries in africa for a year-long program the experience begins with a scholarship to attend the speakers at the aspen ideas festal include global change makers, policy makers and luminaries from the arts, the media, politics and government, medicine,. The foundation has pioneered several in-house programs including vroom, studentrebuild, and bezos scholars program at the aspen ideas festival mike serves on the board of the aspen institute and of new classroom innovation partners. The bezos scholars program @ the aspen institute selects 12 public high school juniors and 12 dynamic educators to receive a seven-day, all-expenses-paid scholarship to attend the aspen ideas festival, june 25 - july 1, 2013.
The aspen ideas festival is pleased to announce the 2018 aspen ideas festival scholars, a diverse group of 300 leaders from all over the united states and 30 different countries selected for their work, accomplishments, and ability to transform ideas into action. The bezos scholars program at the aspen institute seeks 12 top public high school juniors and 12 dynamic educators to receive seven-day, all-expense-paid scholarships to attend the acclaimed aspen ideas festival: july 5 - 11, 2010.
The bezos scholars program @ the aspen institute is a year-long leadership development program for public high school juniors and educators to put their education into action it begins with a scholarship to attend the aspen ideas festival and continues through the following school year when bezos scholar teams return home to launch sustainable. Aspen, co (prweb) june 3, 2010 the bezos scholars program @ the aspen institute is pleased to announce the selection of the 2010 bezos scholars this prestigious all-expense-paid scholarship brings together 12 of the nation's top public high school juniors and 12 of the most engaged educators for a week of exploration, dialogue and debate at the acclaimed aspen ideas festival, july 5-11, 2010. The bezos scholars program covers all expenses, including airfare, transportation, lodging, meals, and festival fees for both students and educators for all days of the aspen ideas festival scholars and educators are responsible for any costs associated with travel to and from their home airports and day-of travel expenses, such as snacks. All expense paid scholarship to the aspen ideas festival june 25-july 1 successful student candidates are ambitious young people who bring academic achievement, energy, excellence and a design to create positive change in their community.