http://www.corofellowship.org/

National deadline: January 20, 2016 

Eligibility requirements:

  • Seniors and alumni  
  • International students eligible 
  • Strong leadership qualities 
  • Commitment to improving the democratic process 
  • Willingness to take risks and handle opposition 
  • Commitment to public service 

Award summary and conditions:  The Coro Fellows Program in Public Affairs is a full-time, nine-month, graduate-level experiential leadership-training program that prepares diverse, intelligent and committed individuals for effective and ethical leadership in the public affairs arena. Unconventional by traditional academic standards, the Fellows Program is rigorous and demanding, an unparalleled opportunity for personal and professional growth. The Fellows Program is offered in Los Angeles, New York, Pittsburgh, San Francisco and St. Louis.

Application process: online and hardcopy 

Application requirements: 

Faculty Representative: Keith Raether

National committee interview: Yes

Selection process and announcement dates: Candidates are notified in February if they are selected as finalists to participate in a daylong assessment that takes place in March or April. Finalists attend the assessment day at the Center that reviewed their application.

Contact information: http://www.coro.org/about-us/contact-us