Friday, May 21, 2010

Pew Charitable Trust Fellowship

A new fellowship program is available at the Pew Charitable
Trusts, open to graduating seniors, graduate students
completing their degrees, or those who have recently
graduated. Please share widely. Applications for 2010-2011
positions are due May 24, 2010!

The Pew Leadership Year offers hands-on experience in public
policy advocacy, research and communications to individuals
who are dedicated to building a leadership career in the
public or nonprofit sectors and have recently completed an
undergraduate or advanced degree. The first Pew Leadership
Year will begin in September 2010 and conclude in August

These year-long, paid positions all based in the Washington,
DC, office will provide 22 exceptionally talented students
the chance to work alongside Pew professionals, gaining
valuable skills while making contributions to the
organization's work. Each program participant will focus on
one discipline policy/advocacy, research or communications within one department Pew Environment Group, Pew Economic
Policy Group, Pew Center on the States, or Pew Health

Deadline for Pew Leadership Year applications is May 24,

Eligibility criteria:

The Pew Leadership Year is open to individuals graduating
with a bachelor or advanced degree from December 2009
through August 2010. Individuals who studied the following
areas are strongly encouraged to apply: economics, political
science, environmental science, health science,
communications, journalism or public policy. An applicant
must have the legal right to work in the United States at
the time of applying to the program.

Additional information is provided on the attached and at