Congressional Fellowships on Women & Public Policy

Congressional Fellowships on Women & Public Policy are designed to train potential leaders in public policy formation to examine issues from the persective, experiences, and needs of women. A Fellow works a minimum of 35 hours a week in a Congressional office or as a legislative aide on policy issues affecting women. Fellows meet weekly for issue seminars. Students who are currently enrolled in a master's or doctoral program at an accredited institution in the U.S. or who have completed such as program within the last 18 months are eligible. There is no campus nomination process for this award. See the website for more information. Deadline May 16, 2008.