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Justmeans, is an organisation passionate about a) creating cutting edge technology to propel sustainability communications and b) building the community of corporate social responsibility and sustainability practitioners. Justmeans helps its clients understand the return on investment of their social responsibility  communications through targeted outreach, measurement, and online reputation management.
It is recruiting a Social Enterprise Fellow to work out of Pune. The fellow will, among other things develop and scale the research team, and develop a business strategy for their expansion into Asia.
Visit: www.letmeknow.in/index/show/id/905
Last date for applications: June 15

»FIITJEE, the institute for IIT-JEE training declares FIITJEE Talent Reward Exam (FTRE) 2009 to be conducted on June 14 in 51 test centres across India for all XII appeared students aspiring for IIT-JEE in 2010. FIITJEE aims to help IIT-JEE aspirants realise their dreams through this examination and based on their performance, it will help them know their chances of success in securing a seat in the IITs through the Rank Potential Index obtained in FTRE.
This Talent Reward Exam will be conducted at all-India FIITJEE centres at Delhi NCR, Amritsar, Bangalore, Bhilai, Bhopal, Bokaro, Chandigarh, Chennai, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, Patna, Ranchi, Shaktinagar (NTPC), Visakhapatnam besides other FTRE test centres.
Last date: June 11
Visit www.fiitjee.com/ftre.htm. Results will be announced on www.fiitjee.com on June 22.
The students appearing for FTRE will also be entitled to attend a workshop on IIT- JEE conducted under FIITJEE’s academic guidance at select cities.

»An International Conference on Nano science and Technology (ICONSAT-2010) is to be held at IIT Bombay. This Conference, sponsored by the Nano Mission, Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India, is the fourth in series of such conferences around the country. The conference will provide an opportunity for students, researchers, technologists and entrepreneurs to interact on the current developments and future trends in the multidisciplinary area of nanoscience and nanotechnology.
A one-day satellite workshop is also planned on Cancer and Nanotechnology: Therapeutics and Diagnostics.
Conference begins: Feb 17, 2010 Conference ends: Feb 2010 Visit: www.letmeknow.in/index/show/id/940

Astronomy workshop
»The Bangalore Astronomical Society will be organising an astronomy workshop focussing on Asteroids, Comets and Meteorites in June.
The workshop will be conducted by one of India’s most successful amateur astronomers Vishnu Reddy , who has been credited with the discovery of 22 main belt asteroids, two binary near-Earth asteroids, six main-belt binary asteroids,and a supernova.  
The workshop will focus on introducing basic observational techniques and skills to discover asteroids, comets and search identify meteorites.
Workshop on: June 13
Eclipse Watch: June 22
For details visit: www.letmeknow.in/index/show/id/937

Financial assistance
»Prerana invites applications from meritorious but economically poor students. The organisation will fund the fees and books. Students with over 80% in SSLC who are seeking admission for 11th standard and those who want to do BE/ MBBS with ranking below 5000/1000 in CET respectively may apply for financial assistance.
Students may submit application with details, address, contact number, copies of SSLC/PUC/CET marks card, particulars of family members, income, etc to the following address on or before June 10. Prerana #28, ‘Nelladri’, 3rd main, Basappa Layout, Gavipuram extn, Hanumanthnagar, Opp Syndicate Bank, B’lore - 19 Ph: 080 26601105/ 65337823

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