National Urban Fellows Award


Native American SUNY: Western Consortium
E-116 Thompson Hall
SUNY Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3170

Sponsor

National Urban Fellows, Inc.

Title

National Urban Fellows Award, Class of 2016

Contact

Miguel A. Garcia, Jr.
President
National Urban Fellows, Inc.
989 Avenue of the Americas, Suite 400
New York, NY 10018

phone: 212.730.7490        fax:  212.730.1823
e-mail: mgarcia@nuf.org 
url: www.nuf.org

Availability

40 - 50 Fellows selected annually.  Fourteen month program runs June 2015-July 2016.

Eligibility

Bachelor's degree; minimum 5-7 years professional work after completion of undergraduate degree; meet Baruch College Admission Requirements; US citizen.  $5,000 Fellow co-investment towards tuition costs.

Information

Academic coursework throughout the fellowship includes two full summers in New York City.  Nine-month mentorship assignment with an executive or manager of an urban or government organization in a major US city.  Employment not permitted during fellowship.

Benefits/Award

$65,000 fellowship award including:  $25,000 stipend; health insurance; full payment of tuition; book allowance; travel and moving expenses related to program activities.  Master's degree in Public Administration awarded upon satisfactory completion of academic/program requirements.

Deadline

December 6, 2014

Required Documentation

Complete application; 2 official transcripts; resume; autobiographical and career goals statement; personal statement; 3 assessments and  letters of recommendation; Application fee of $150.00


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