- Full-Time undergraduate or graduate status.
- Undergraduate must be at least a junior with cumulative minimum GPA of 3.25.
- Graduate must have a minimum 3.50.
- Students are required to register for the appropriate academic course in order to qualify for academic credit hours.
- Submit an essay responding to the following questions:
- Why are you applying to the Public Policy Scholars Program?
- What are your academic and career plans after completing your degree?
- What do you expect to gain by participating in this program?
- Register with career services and conduct a mock interview.
- Submit an updated copy of your resume.
- Secure two (2) letters of recommendation; one must be from an individual who can properly evaluate your academic work and abilities.
- Submit a copy of your most recent college or university transcripts.
- Complete the online application.
- Interns will receive a monthly stipend of $1,000 during the terms of the internship agreement.
- Career and academic planning workshops.
- Networking opportunities.
- Public policy forums/events.