Fund Details
Charles E. Scheidt Family Foundation Summer Internship Fellowships
Award Amount
$4000
Competition Type
Yale

Description:

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The Genocide Studies Program (GSP) at the Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International Affairs announces availability of the fellowships for undergraduate students to support an internship experience in the field of genocide and mass atrocity studies. The proposed internships should be with non-governmental or other organizations engaged in activities related to the prevention of genocide and mass atrocities. The internships should be approximately ten weeks in duration.

All Yale undergraduate students are eligible, except for graduating seniors.
Recipients will be required to file a brief progress report with the director of the GSP at least once during the internship and a final report of their activities upon its completion. All recipients will be asked to present reflections upon their experiences at a group event in the fall upon their return to Yale.
 
These awards are made possible by the generous support from Charles E. Scheidt Family Foundation. Any publication or public presentations resulting from their projects should acknowledge the support of  Charles E. Scheidt Family Foundation.




Application Information:

ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE THROUGH THIS DATABASE.

A complete application MUST include the following:

1. A written description (1 to 5 pages maximum) of the project for which you seek support including location and duration, and, detailed information of the organization you would like to work with.

2. A budget of your total estimated travel expenses and all sources of revenue including funds requested in this application.
3. CV
4. A copy of your most recent transcript. In order to obtain one please go to http://www.yale.edu/sis/  and print it as a PDF file. 
5. One letter of recommendation from a Yale faculty member who can comment knowledgeably on your project.
 
Applicants will be notified of the committee's decision by early May.




Restrictions to Use of Award:

The Genocide Studies Program reserves the right to audit your use of its funds. Recipients are advised to keep a log of all expenses associated with their projects, and to save all receipts in case an audit is requested for any reason. If recipients travel under the award, submission of the used airline ticket upon completion of the project is required.
IMPORTANT NOTE: All undergraduate students must adhere to the Yale University International Travel Policy. For more information go to http://www.yale.edu/yalecol/international/travel/policy.html
Yale University policy requires that certain types of research projects involving human subjects be reviewed and approved by an Institutional Review Board (IRB) prior to the start of the study to ensure that the project meets University Policy and any other applicable regulations. To see if your project needs to be reviewed, for advice on working with human subjects, and for more information about the IRB process and requirements go to http://www.yale.edu/hsc/Investigator/Student_projects.pdf .



Contact Information:

For questions about this application, please contact Julia Muravnik at julia.muravnik@yale.edu

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          • U.S. citizens are eligible
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            Current FAS Graduate School Discipline
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                Begin Accepting Applications Date:
                1/01/2023
                Deadline Date (EST Time Zone):
                2/28/2023 3:00 PM