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Avg. Amount Awarded
275
Days
January 11 2022
Application Deadline
No
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Mickey Leland International Hunger Fellowship

Description

The Congressional Hunger Center seeks talented U.S. citizens or permanent legal residents from every sector and background who are dedicated to fighting hunger and poverty on a global scale. Accordingly, individuals from diverse racial and ethnic backgrounds as well as those with lived experience of food insecurity are especially encouraged to apply to the Mickey Leland International Hunger Fellowship. Most fellows come into the program with a graduate degree, though a bachelorÔÇÖs degree with 1-2 years of work or volunteer experience is also adequate. The Hunger Center provides a financial package based on cost of living data for each placement location, determined by host organization estimates and third-party resources. Financial packages are calculated for each fellowship cycle with the most up-to-date data available, so it can change from class to class.

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student or a postgraduate student
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Contact Layla Amarir
Program & Operations Associate
lamarir@hungercenter.org
Tel: 202-547-7022
Fax: 202-547-7575 Address Congressional Hunger Center c/o WeWork Apollo
810 7th St NE Suite 02-146
Washington, DC 20002