Thursday, April 17, 2014
11:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student
Angela R Johnson
Category: Global & Civic Engagement
The Center for the Study of the Presidency & Congress is a non-partisan organization that offers a non-resident internship designed to promote interest in public policy and encourage leadership.
The Center's Presidential Fellows Program consists of two components: a Fall Leadership Conference and the Spring Symposium. Fellows meet government officials, public policy leaders, and representatives from prestigious think-tanks; are assigned a mentor; and must participate in a panel discussion and deliver an original research paper during the Spring Symposium.
For more information, visit http://www.thepresidency.org/programs/presidential-fellows-program.
Northwestern holds an internal competition to choose one representative for this fellowship.
Eligibility: Sophomores and juniors (in any major) who have a demonstrated interest in public policy, the institution of the presidency, or Congress, and a GPA of 3.6 or higher.
** A 300-word essay that details your interest in the program
** List one or two potential research topics
** Unofficial Transcript
** Name of at least one Northwestern faculty member who is aware of your interest in public policy and/or research
All application materials should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org by Noon on April 17, 2014.
Interested? Contact Jason Kelly Roberts