Public Fellows applications for summer due April 28

Department: Humanities Commons

Post Date: April 7, 2017

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The Humanities Out There Public Fellows Program provides UCI Humanities PhD candidates the opportunity to intern with local cultural organizations. As public fellows, graduate students will apply skills such as research, writing, and analysis on projects of benefit to the host organization. A grant from the Luce Foundation will support internships with community cultural organizations in Summer 2017.  Download the PDF for descriptions of the internship positions (see below).

Eligibility: Graduate students must be enrolled in a doctoral program in the School of Humanities and have achieved candidacy by spring quarter 2017.

To apply a Public Fellows position, submit a 2-page cover letter and resume to Humanities Commons by April 28, 2017. The cover letter should address your interest and qualifications for a specific organization and project from the list. Applications must be submitted online at

Grad students may apply for up to 2 positions in summer 2017.  If applying for more than one position, the applicant should submit a cover letter for each and indicate their first choice on the application form. Host organizations will review the applications and select candidates for interviewing. If selected, candidates should be prepared to interview with the partner organization during the week of May 22. Internship offers will be made by May 31 and internships begin in late June.

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