Assignment: Conduct internet research on potential scholarship awardees.
Sponsoring Organization: The Lint Center for National Security Studies Virtual Volunteering Project, Lint Center for National Security Studies
Description The Lint Center for National Security Studies, is seeking the support of volunteers to assist in the research for upgrade and regeneration of a webpage used for educating intelligence and security professionals working in National Security. Better details are at http://lintcenter.org/VOL/web_pg_project-s2o.htm
We would like to have someone review our intelligence and security website that was originally created for deploying and traveling intelligence personnel. We would like you to visit www.S2online.org to find a topic to research. There are over 100 topics to research. This website was started in 1991, and needs all new data links to current links. Some links may work, but we do worry that many will not. Once you find a topic page, please put a list of your new research on a Microsoft Word Document. Design the information on your MS Word Document the same way it should go on the center column of the webpage. An example is this history page http://www.lintcenter.org/history.htm.
This same process was done on our history page to help realign our history page which has been forgotten for a while.
Please keep the format consistent.
Does this assignment involve direct interaction with clients?
No. Even so, it does provide participant with direct interaction with senior and executive level members of the Lint Center.
Benefits : Presidential Service Award Nomination. Hours spent on this project may be added toward a nomination for the Presidential Service Award. If nominees receive a service award, volunteers will receive 1) An official President's Volunteer Service Award lapel pin; 2) A personalized certificate of achievement; 3) A congratulatory letter from the President of the United States; 4) A letter from the President's Council on Service and Civic Participation, 5) A personal letter of recommendation from the Lint Center for future employers.
Our Mission: "Empower, Enhance, Enable"
The mission of the Lint Center for National Security Studies is to foster and further the educational development and opportunities for the next generation of America's Counterintelligence and National Security Workers. The Center focuses on empowering individuals, enhancing the study of national security issues, and enabling emerging leaders to be mentored by established current-and-former industry experts.
The Lint Center for National Security Studies, Inc., founded in 2007, is a private non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization created to award merit-based scholarships for Counterintelligence and National Security Workers, their children and scholars, and to advance the study of National Security, cross-cultural studies, and global understanding.
The Center aims to: 1. Identify promising individuals and assist in educational pursuits through scholarship initiatives 2. Provide talented individuals with a meaningful leadership development mentoring program by current-and-former Counterintelligence and National Security Workers 3. Create a forum for the dissemination and discussion of National Security Studies through the Center's online Web-portal All donations and contributions to the Lint Center are allocated solely to the Center's scholarship funds. All actions and activities by the Lint Center are conducted by unpaid staff and volunteers. The Center is Veteran and minority operated and managed.
Please provide your comments, suggestions, and ideas by using the Feedback form at http://www.lintcenter.org/feedback.htm. This form may also be used to start the volunteer application process or initiate a dialogue with the Center, should you require clarification. Our aim is to provide motivated individuals with a rewarding, enriching experience and to provide Lint Center volunteers with the basic skill set and practitioner oriented knowledge needed to reach the next step. Please do not hesitate to contact us directly with any questions. We welcome your interest and look forward to hearing from you.