New Member Scholarships

If you are being inducted into ALD & PES in Spring 2019, then you are eligible for new member scholarships! Information on how to apply is available here.

About our Scholarships:
Scholarships are an integral part of ALD & PES. Besides sending on applicants to compete with other ALD and PES members nationwide, we award many local chapter scholarships based on these applications. A minimum of $10,000 in scholarships are awarded locally each year. This past year, $13,500 was awarded in local scholarships.

Committee Applications for Communications and Event Planning

When: Applications are due by 11:59 pm on Friday, February 15th
Where: The application can be found at this link:
https://umdsurvey.umd.edu/jfe/form/SV_b3OwBLwwMmbnOvP

Contact: Your Co-Presidents, Patience and Lidia (maryland.ald.pes@gmail.com)
Descriptions: Committee descriptions can be found here.

Committee applications for 2 of our committees are now open! The committee descriptions can be found on the second page of the application or on the Google Doc link above. We strongly encourage you to apply!

Blaze Fundraiser

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When: Thursday, February 28th, 6-9PM
Where: Route 1
Points: 1
Contact: Your VP of Finance, Charmaine Yuan (maryland.ald.pes.finance@gmail.com)

Come out and support ALD & PES Honor Society at our Blaze fundraiser! Please present the attached flyer (either printed or on your phone) when you pay. Members can also earn a point by helping to pass out fundraiser flyers. Those who are interested should email Charmaine at maryland.ald.pes.finance@gmail.com (preferably at least 1 day before the fundraiser). Thank you!
Google form link to submit receipts (the form closes three days after the fundraiser): https://goo.gl/forms/GNyxuN3TqqACcHJV2

Serving Dinner at Central Union Mission

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When: Saturday, February 23rd, 4:30-6:30PM
Where: 65 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington DC 20001 (close to the metro stop at Union Station)
Points: 3
Contact: Your VP of Volunteerism, Sharon Wei (xwei021@gmail.com)

Volunteer with Central Union Mission, a nonprofit organization that serves the homeless and underprivileged women, children, seniors, families and veterans. Volunteers will help serve and clean up during dinner service. There are only 5 spots available for this event. It will be on a first come first serve basis. If you are interested, please fill out the Google Sheet with your information. The last day to sign up for this event is Friday, Feb. 22nd at noon.

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1GkHGd2Q3Tll-un2JnWi6EGZ8IS13f4SNnPDtuzYsBSg/edit#gid=0

Directions to get there from campus: Take the 104 from Stamp to CP Metro Station. From there, you’ll take the Green Line (Branch Ave Direction) to Ft. Totten, then take the Red Line (Shady Grove Direction) to Union Station. From there, take the escalators out to the main entrance. Facing the traffic circle, go right on Massachusetts Ave. It’ll be two blocks away.

Jason’s Deli Fundraiser

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When: Tuesday, February 12th from 5-10 PM
Where: College Park Shopping Center
Points: 1
Contact: Your VP of Finance, Charmaine Yuan (maryland.ald.pes.finance@gmail.com)

Come out and support ALD & PES Honor Society at our Jason’s Deli fundraiser! Please let the cashier know that you are with ALD & PES Honor Society when you pay. Thank you! Google form link to submit receipts (the form closes three days after the fundraiser): https://goo.gl/forms/ygdSCAPTNQHg0oen1

Volunteering with St. Andrew’s Warm Nights Program

When: Sunday, February 10th from 1-3 PM
Where: St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church – 4512 College Avenue College Park MD 20740 (about a 5 minute walk from Montgomery Hall near route 1)
Points: 2
Contact: Your VP of Volunteerism, Sharon Wei (xwei021@gmail.com)

Volunteer with Warm Nights, an organization that invites the homeless to sleep safely overnight and out of the cold. Volunteers will help set up cots and other materials in preparation for the event.

Panda Express Fundraiser

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When: Wednesday, February 6th from 11 AM-3 PM
Where: Stamp
Points: 1
Contact: Your VP of Finance, Charmaine Yuan (maryland.ald.pes.finance@gmail.com)

Come out and support ALD & PES Honor Society at our first restaurant fundraiser this semester at Panda Express! Please present the attached flyer (either printed or on your phone) when you pay. Members can also earn a point by helping to pass out fundraiser flyers. Those who are interested should email Charmaine at maryland.ald.pes.finance@gmail.com (preferably at least 1 day before the fundraiser). Thank you!