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Oregon Fellowships: Grab a Grad Student for the Summer

What If?

What if you could enlist the intelligence, fresh ideas, and energy of a really exceptional graduate student from one of the nation’s top universities to perform an analysis, complete a project, or work on a problem currently facing your organization? For about $18 an hour, we can provide you just such an individual for 10 weeks of work this coming summer.

Oregon Fellows are comprised of diverse, national-class talent. Most come from universities listed in U.S. News and World Report’s 2010 ranking of America’s best graduate schools in public affairs, business, industrial engineering, information technology and other disciplines relevant to government and non-for-profit organizations. Continue reading


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Grad Students: What are you doing next summer?

Applications for the Oregon Fellows Program are due February 21!

Considering a summer internship? We are recruiting exceptional students from universities around the country for unique, paid fellowships to be offered during summer 2011.  Candidates for the 2011 Oregon Fellows program must be full-time graduate students. The program is open to any discipline that gives the Oregon Fellow an ability to be a versatile contributor to their sponsoring agency. Our target recruits typically come out of public policy, public administration, business administration, systems science, computer science, organizational change & development, industrial engineering, and program-oriented specialties in public safety, health & human services, transportation, economic development, city management, and natural resource management.

Fast Facts

  • 10-week, full-time summer fellowship
  • $5,000 stipend
  • Placements with state and local agencies, and not for profits
  • Assignments mostly in Oregon; some in Washington and California
  • Oregon summers and scenery sure beat the heat of D.C.!
  • Includes 3-day “boot camp” in June
  • Applications due Monday, February 21, 2011 – please e-mail to George K. Beard (gbeard@pdx.edu)
  • Details online at: www.pdx.edu/eli/fellowships

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