Echoing Green Public Service Fellowships

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Award Type: Internship
Eligibility:
Class Eligibility:Both
Academic Area: All Fields
Description:

Echoing Green is a non-profit Foundation that offers full-time Fellowships to emerging social entrepreneurs. The Foundation applies a venture capital approach to philanthropy by providing seed money and technical support to individuals creating innovative public service projects that seek to catalyze positive social change. The proposed project can be domestic or international. All areas of public service are eligible, including the environment, arts, education, health, youth service and development, civil and human rights, and community and economic development.

Deadline:January
Award:The Fellowship includes a two-year $60,000 stipend, $30,000 per year, health care benefits, on-line connectivity, access to a network of social entrepreneurs, training and technical assistance. The stipend serves as seed money to start a new public service organization or an independent project.
Nomination Required:No
Contact:Echoing Green Foundation
60 East 42nd Street, Suite 2901
New York, N.Y. 10165
Main Phone: 212-689-1165 Fax: 212-689-9010
Application Inquiries: 212-689-1165 x8O
Email: general@echoinggreen.org
Website:http://www.echoinggreen.org/
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