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Undergraduate Fellows Program Application

2014-2015 EI Undergraduate Fellows Program

"National Security & Intelligence Issues"

 

2014-2015 EI UNDERGRADUATE FELLOWS APPLICATION

APPLICATION DEADLINE: NOON, FRIDAY, MARCH 28, 2014

 

Program Description: 

The Eisenhower Institute Undergraduate Fellows (EIUF) program offers a select group of Gettysburg College students the opportunity to develop their leadership skills as well as enhance their knowledge and understanding of public policy. Each year a different facet of public policy is examined by the Fellows. Eight (8) Fellows will be selected for the 2014–2015 academic year.

Expectations of the EI Fellows:

  • Maintain a priority commitment of time to the Eisenhower Institute during the fellowship year.  The 2014-2015 year for EI Fellows will focus on national security and intelligence issues.
  • Work with the Harold G. Evans Chair of Eisenhower Leadership Studies, Professor Shirley Anne Warshaw, to complete programs that will engage the campus community during the Fellowship year.  For 2014-15, programs and individual projects will focus on national security and intelligence issues.  The Eisenhower Institute will provide financial and staff support for the Fellows’ projects. 
  • Assist at EI events by hosting visiting speakers and scholars.
  • Participate regularly in EI programs (both public campus events and private meetings/events).  The Eisenhower Institute is engaged in a wide range of programming on campus and in Washington, D.C. in addition to the Fellows program.

Eligibility: 

  • Be a Gettysburg College student in good standing with a minimum 3.3 grade point average (GPA).
  • Be a rising senior that is not studying off campus in 2014–2015.  Fellows need to be in residence at Gettysburg College for the entire 2014-2015 academic year.
  • Preference is given to students who have been involved in Eisenhower Institute activities and programs.

Selection Criteria:

  • Quality of application materials that include a resume of Gettysburg College academic and extra-curricular activities and one letter of recommendation from a faculty member.  The deadline for submission of all materials is noon on Friday, March 28, 2014.

Selection Process: Completed applications will be promptly reviewed.

Dinner:  The Eisenhower Institute will hold its annual dinner on April 23, 2014 in Gettysburg, at which the new Fellows will be introduced.

2014-2015 EI UNDERGRADUATE FELLOWS APPLICATION

APPLICATION DEADLINE: NOON, FRIDAY, MARCH 28, 2014

 

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