Center for Women in Government and Civil Society Fellowships on Women and Public Policy
The fellowship offers policy-related placements in New York state agencies, the legislature and statewide nonprofit advocacy organizations. It provides:
- Policy-related placements in New York state agencies, the legislature and statewide nonprofit advocacy organizations.
- Policy field experience and academic coursework in public policy and advocacy.
- Professional development and co-curricular activities such as workshops, conferences, policy field trips and community service opportunities.
- Network Mentoring Program that gives access to over 300 alumnae fellows and other accomplished policy and social change agents.
The fellowship offers a $10,000 stipend and tuition assistance for academic coursework. In the spring semester, fellows are full-time graduate students at Rockefeller College with policy-related field placements for thirty hours a week from January through June. Health plans are available.
The fellowship program is open to graduate students and working professionals who have successfully completed a minimum of 12 graduate credits in any academic discipline and have a minimum of 3-5 years work experience.