Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellows

Source
Congressional Hunger Center
Deadline
01/13/2020
Award
$946,000.00
Website State(s)
AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY, DC
Cluster(s)
College & Career Readiness, Extended Learning
Purpose
11-month fellowship to develop a deep understanding of effective solutions to hunger and poverty.
Eligibility
Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent experience U.S. citizenship or permanent legal residency Commitment to ending hunger and poverty Flexibility; ability to adjust to new situations Commitment to racial equity and social justice Demonstrated leadership qualities and skills Ability to solve problems in creative and innovative ways Enthusiasm for learning from experts in the field, and searching for new models in anti-hunger and anti-poverty work Experience working in low-income communities Excitement about peer learning in a tight-knit community of Fellows