Scholarship Detail

New York City Urban Fellows Program

Program Information

Deadline Month: January
Application Deadline Dates: 01/13/2017
Award Amount: $30,000+benefits
Seniors and recent college graduates who are interested in pursuing careers in government and public service are encouraged to apply for this prestigious internship program. The 9-month internship combines full-time employment in City government with a comprehensive seminar series exploring the mechanics of local government and electoral politics, as well as important issues facing the City. The program runs from September 6, 2016 through May 12, 2017.
Type: Internship Program
Application Available: Organization Website

Eligibility Requirements

Class Level: Senior, Graduate Student
Area of Study: Engineering, Public Service
Application Form: Yes
Other Requirements:
Receive(d) your bachelor's degree between Spring 2014 and Spring 2016 Eligibility is not based on when you achieved your Master's Degree Those granted degrees in December 2014 and Summer 2016 are not eligible Can commit full-time to the nine-month Fellowship Agree to suspend any graduate study or outside work for the duration of the Fellowship Applicants must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the United States after graduation and for the entire fellowship period. Applicants must meet the criteria set forth by the I-9, “Employment Eligibility Verification,” from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).

Submission Requirements

Application Form: Yes
Transcripts: Yes
Transcript Description: All Colleges Attended
Letters of Rec: Yes
Letters of Rec Detail: 3
Resume: Yes
Personal Essay: Yes
Personal Essay Notes: Two.
Project Proposal: No
Financial Aid: No
Institutional Endorsement: No
Other Submission Requirements: Yes
Other Submission Requirements Notes: Original and three copies of application packet.

Further Information

NYC Urban Fellows Program Department of Citywide Administrative Services
1 Centre Street, Rm 2425
NY , 10 007
(212) 380-3695;(212) 669-3695