APEX Fellowships

APEX Fellowships offer structure and mentored support to students engaged in unpaid summer internships or vocational exploration programs of at least six weeks (or at least 225 hours) in duration.

The Fellowships include

  • Funding
  • A learning contract
  • Regular structured reflection
  • Final reflective assignment and evaluation
  • On-campus reporting
  • Ongoing staff support

For details regarding the application process, eligibility, and selection criteria download the How to Apply booklet (.pdf). If you missed the How to Apply session, you may view the slide show (.pdf).

Award Amounts

Up to:

  • $2025 for 6 weeks/225 hours experience
  • $2700 for 8 weeks/300 hours experience
  • $600 to support travel

Types of Fellowships

To help you develop your proposals, we offer broad categories under which the experience can fall: Advocacy, Civic Engagement, Corporate, Education, Entrepreneurship, Health & Health Care, Other.

Important Dates:

Walk-In Wednesdays:
Weekly, Wednesdays, 1:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m. in APEX
Drop-in advising for finding and applying for summer experiences.

"How To Apply" session:
Thursday, November 16, 2017, 11:00 a.m. in APEX

First Round Applications due:
Sunday, February 18, 2018, 11:59 p.m.

Second Round Applications due:
Sunday, April 1, 2018, 11:59 p.m.

Interested in applying?

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