Priority will be given to students who demonstrate financial need. Students who are seeking non-paid or low paid opportunities will be given priority. If you have received other financial support that does not automatically disqualify you. In your statement, please describe how this fellowship funding will help you. However, this is not open to students who are receiving a working salary or hourly wage.
The aim of this fellowship is awarded to support students in experiences related to career goals and professional development. If the volunteer opportunity is career-focused then you can apply. If the volunteer experience is something you do to enhance your general well-being or because of an interest, then this fellowship opportunity isn’t for you, as the aim is to advance career/job skills.
- International Students: yes
- P3 Status Students: yes
- Postdocs: no
- Graduate students seeking an internship in Summer or Fall 2023, as long as they are enrolled the quarter after the internship is done. Graduating students seeking an internship after they have graduated are not eligible.
This award is not to fund dissertation research. However, if your internship experience overlaps with some of your dissertation work that is okay as long as the internship is for you to gain experience working in a non-academic work setting.