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The Aspen Institute Program on Philanthropy and Social Innovation (PSI)
Fellowship to a USA undergraduate or graduate student from an underrepresented community of color seeking to gain experience in the philanthropy, nonprofit, and social enterprise sector. The fellow will work part-time at the funding source’s Washington, DC office and participate in the Philanthropy and Social Innovation (PSI) program. The Hearst Fellow undertakes research, writing, logistical, and administrative support for PSI’s leadership initiatives, public programs, and convenings.
The Aspen Institute is a global nonprofit organization committed to realizing a free, just, and equitable society.
The Aspen Institute Program on Philanthropy and Social Innovation seeks to inform and maximize the impact of grantmaking foundations, nonprofit organizations, social enterprises, and public-private partnerships through leadership development initiatives, convenings, and communications so that each can contribute to the good society at home and abroad.
The Hearst Fellow serves as an intern with PSI in the Washington, DC office of the Aspen Institute. Through this fellowship, PSI seeks to introduce a diverse group of students to issues and challenges affecting philanthropy, social enterprise, nonprofit organizations, and other actors in the social sector. Recipients may arrange with their colleges or universities to receive academic credit for this experience.
Activities: In his/her/their internship, the Hearst Fellow undertakes research, writing, logistical, and administrative support for PSI’s leadership initiatives, public programs, and convenings.
This is not a scholarship. The student must be able to work as a fellow in the Washington, DC office of the Aspen Institute during the academic semester in which the fellowship is awarded. Summer fellows will be full-time. All travel and housing costs must be covered by the student.
GrantWatch ID#: 180296
The Institute offers the Fellowship to one student three times annually.
Fellows will be compensated on an hourly basis.
Fellowship Availability: Summer 2020
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
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