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Aliento is looking for FIVE fellows to join our Arizona’s Future Campaign - United for Arizona’s Students Access for In-state Tuition.

Application Close: Saturday,  August 18, 2018

Criteria

  • Must be a student in one of our target locations:

    • High Schools: Downtown Phoenix, Mesa, North Phoenix

    • Community Colleges: MCC, PC, CGCC, PVCC, or SMCC

    • ASU

  • Have attended at least 3 events at Aliento

    • Would need to provide the attended events

  • Fellows are able to commit 10 hours a week for 18 weeks during a 6 month period

    • Starts: 8/23/2018

    • Ends: 01/26/2019

  • Write 250 word response to:  Why are you passionate to ensure that undocumented & DACA students have higher education?  

Role & Responsibilities

  • Plan & implement three creative events in their school campus to inform, advocate, or support access to higher education for undocumented & DACA students.

  • Collect 500 pledges in support for undocumented & DACA students’ access to higher education

  • Desire to engage with diverse communities to accomplish a common goal that will lead to the improvement of the quality of lives of the migrant community.

Fellows Award + Support  

  • Each fellow will receive a stipend of $2,700  

  • Fellows will have 5 to 6 leadership development opportunities

  • Intentional network of young people who are invested in social impact

Timeline

  • Application Opens: Saturday,  August 11, 2018

  • Application Closes: Saturday,  August 18, 2018

  • Winners are notified on: Tuesday, August 21, 2018

  • Fellows Mandatory Orientation on: Thursday, August 23, 2018 at the Aliento office from 6 to 8 PM

  • Fellows Celebration: Friday, January 25, 2019 (last day of fellowship!)

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Passionate for higher education access for undocumented & DACA students