Students, who are interested in Internet and technology, have the opportunity to apply for “The Google Policy Fellowship” provided by National Hispanic Media Coalition. In order to participate in the fellowship program, you must be a full-time or part-time student. The fellowship is designed to guide fellows through legal and policy research, analysis, writing and public speaking. A stipend of $7,500 USD will be provided to each fellow for the summer.
The National Hispanic Media Coalition (NHMC) is a media advocacy and civil rights organization for the advancement of Latinos, working towards a media that is fair and inclusive of Latinos, and towards universal, affordable, and open access to communications.
To be eligible for this scholarship:
- You must be 18 years of age or older by January 1, 2017
- You may be enrolled as a full-time or part-time student
How to Apply
- Applying for the scholarship you must download the application form through the given link: https://docs.google.com/a/nhmc.org/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd5BHb1nHaNx5jQBe4lA4ywaXsmdngvtKjOK38TsPJMa9_-WQ/viewform
- You must also write an essay outlining your qualifications for an interest in the program, including relevant academic, professional and extracurricular experiences. As part of this essay, explain what you hope to gain from participation in the program. (750-word maximum)
For fall 2017 consideration, email your resume, cover letter, and writing sample to brivas-at-nhmc.org. Include “fall 2017 Policy Fellowship” in the email subject line.
Financial Aid and Award Money:
Google will provide a stipend of $7,500 USD for each Fellow for the summer, Payments will be made by electronic bank transfer.
Deadlines for application to the fellowship Program is 12.00 midnight ET, Friday, March 24, 2017, and application deadline for fall 2017 is July 31, 2017.
If you have any question you can contact Google Policy Fellowship team at valencias-at-google.com.