By CAROLINA VALDIVIA
The University of California Summer Institute for Emerging Managers and Leaders is an all-expenses paid, career-building fellowship that provides intensive two-week training to first- and second-year students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) and Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSI). As a participant in the program, you’ll learn from educators at the University of California’s graduate business schools. You will also meet one-on-one with CEOs and CFOs, as well as participate in workshops.
The Summer Institute is an all-expense-paid fellowship that includes airfare; full room and board at campus dormitories; transportation; the cost of materials, events and entertainment that are part of the program. Students attend for two weeks a year, for two consecutive years. The 2016 session will run from August 7-20. This year’s program will be at the University of California, Riverside’s School of Business Administration.
Here are the eligibility requirements:
- Current freshman slated to graduate between May 2019 and December 2019
- 3.0 GPA or above
- Undergraduate students enrolled at a historically black colleges or universities (HBCUs) or designated Hispanic-serving institutions (HSIs). Please contact the program at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions about whether your school qualifies.
- Demonstrated leadership skills
- Students may apply from any major, but should demonstrate interest in a leadership/management positions in the fields of business, engineering, healthcare, government or non-profit sector
- Must be able to participate for the entire program
For more information, and to apply, please visit their official website: “University of California Summer Institute for Emerging Managers and Leaders”
The deadline to apply is March 11, 2016
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