CHC Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellowship, USA

Applications for the Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellowship are now invited. Eligible candidates should demonstrate a leadership ability and have a strong commitment to racial equity and social justice. The winning fellows will receive a range of benefits including monthly stipend, insurance and others. Expires in 33 days!

Fellowship Description
The Congressional Hunger Center (CHC) is pleased to offer Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellowship. The fellowship is open to individuals who are committed to social justice and anti-racism, enthusiastic about participating in the fellowship community. Fellows gain field experience fighting hunger and poverty through placements in community based organizations across the country, and policy experience through placements in Washington, D.C.

Award Value
Successful fellows will receive benefits of monthly stipend, comprehensive health insurance and other benefits.

Level and Area of Studies
Non-degree program in not-specified fields.

Place of Study
In the United States of America.

Eligibility and Criteria
All candidates will be evaluated based on the criteria as follow:

  • Commitment to racial equity and social justice.
  • Demonstrated leadership qualities and skills.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.
  • Flexibility and ability to adjust to new situations.
  • Creativity and initiative in problem solving.
  • 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
  • CHC recruits thoughtful individuals who are committed to social justice and anti-racism, enthusiastic about participating in the fellowship community, and easily able to adjust to new situations. Applicants should have some experience with anti-hunger or anti-poverty work.

Applicants’ Nationality
The U.S citizens are welcome to apply.

Application Instruction
Application must be made through the online system at the website and application link below.

Submission Deadline
January 14, 2019.

Website and Application Link