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Kelly Scientific Resources Offering $11,000 To Student Interns Through Future Scientists Scholarship Program

BLUE BELL, PA (April 30, 2004) – Kelly Scientific Resources, a business unit of global staffing provider Kelly Services, Inc., is providing an opportunity through its Future Scientists Program for student interns to compete for five individual scholarship awards totaling $11,000.

Future Scientist interns, who are placed on temporary assignments nationwide with Kelly’s industry partners, are invited to compete for scholarships by submitting essays on contemporary scientific topics. Scientific professionals at Kelly will judge the essays and select an overall winner and four runner-up awardees in the fall.

“Today’s science students bring fresh perspectives to modern scientific thought, and we created the Future Scientists program to develop and promote their career opportunities,” said Karen Spilks, operations manager of Kelly Scientific Resources. “We are pleased to provide these interns with career opportunities working alongside some of the world’s finest scientific professionals.”

Kelly’s Future Scientists Program was established in 2000 to help connect entry-level science students with jobs, internships and research opportunities at major chemical, pharmaceutical and biotech companies in the United States. The program provides a bridge between the scientific expertise of students and professors in academia and the personnel and recruiting needs of the science industry.

To read the 2003 winning student essays, or for further information on the Kelly Scientific Resources Future Scientists Program, please visit

About Kelly Scientific ResourcesKelly Scientific Resources leads the world in dedicated scientific staffing, currently employing more than 5,000 scientists throughout more than 100 locations in 13 countries. Kelly Scientific Resources provides scientific staffing services on a temporary, project and full-time basis to a broad spectrum of industries, including biotechnology, chemical, consumer products, cosmetics, environmental, food sciences, medical/clinical, pharmaceutical and petrochemical. Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA, KELYB) is a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Troy, Mich., offering global staffing solutions that include temporary services, staff leasing, outsourcing, vendor on-site and full-time placement.

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Media Contact:Karen SpilksKelly Scientific [email protected]