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William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship for Minority Students

Applicant Class Year: 
First Year
Additional Eligibility Notes: 

Applications are considered three times annually.

Summer 2013 Deadline: March 22, 2013

Fall 2013 Deadline: July 19, 2013

Spring 2014 Deadline: November 22, 2013


Field(s) of Interest: 
Public Services
Time of Opportunity: 
Undergraduate Academic Year
North America
Funding Type: 
Scholarships / Fellowships
Funding Source: 
Externally-funded opportunity
International Students Eligible?: 
No – Opportunity has citizenship restrictions
Special Categories: 
Opportunities for Students of Color Only

This is a fellowship with an internship component that is awarded 3 times annually. The award is based on both the recipient's excellence and demonstrated financial need.  Applicant should show demonstrated interest or experience in nonprofit organizations, philanthropy, and the social sector.

A fellowship stipend of approximately $2,000 will be awarded to the Fall and Spring intern and approximately $4,000 will be awarded to the Summer intern.  The student must be able to work as an intern for 12-15 weeks in the Washington, DC, office of the Aspen Institute during the academic semester in which the fellowship is awarded.  Fall and Spring interns will work part-time (15-20 hours per week) and Summer interns will be full-time.  All travel and housing costs must be covered by the student.