Are there scholarships or payment plans available for the Fellowship for Emerging Leaders in Public Service?
What is The Furman Center for Real Estate & Urban Policy?
Since its founding in 1994, the Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy has become the leading academic research center in New York City devoted to the public policy aspects of land use, real estate development, and housing.
The Center is dedicated to three missions:
What is the Institute for Education and Social Policy?
What is the Financial Access Initiative?
The Financial Access Initiative (FAI) is a research center based at NYU Wagner focused on substantially expanding access to quality financial services for low-income individuals. The Initiative aims to provide rigorous research on the impacts of financial access and on innovative ways to improve access.
If I am not currently working full-time for a public service organization, can I still apply to the Fellowship for Emerging Leaders in Public Service?
You must be working full-time in a paid public service position in the New York City area to apply for FELPS and must remain in a public service position throughout the fellowship. Unfortunately, internships and part-time work do not qualify.
In what public service fields are Fellows from the FELPS employed?
What is the cost of the Fellowship for Emerging Leaders in Public Service?
If I still have a question about the program after reviewing the Web site, how should I contact FELPS?
I cannot attend the Fellowship for Emerging Leaders in Public Service all-day Orientation. Can I still apply for the program?
Unfortunately, no. The Orientation is mandatory for all Fellows. If you cannot attend the Orientation this year, we encourage you to apply next year.
I recently graduated from graduate school, but your materials say most Fellows in the FELPS will have graduated from their undergraduate institutions within 2 to 4 years. Should I still apply?
Regardless of additional educational experiences, applicants should have graduated from their undergraduate institutions within the last 2 to 4 years.
What is the John Brademas Center for the Study of Congress?
The mission of the John Brademas Center for the Study of Congress is to increase the understanding of Congress-"the People's Branch" of government- its role in making policy; its powers, processes, and responsibilities. The Center's bi-partisan work is aimed at scholars, students, current and future public servants, and the public.