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Urban Immersion Fellowship

Tentative Program Dates

June 21, 2021 – August 6, 2021

Apply to our program!

Program Specifics:

This is an excellent paid fellowship opportunity, offered on a competitive basis, which includes:

  • Seven-week summer fellowship opportunity working with city of Detroit children and families.
  • Work with Detroit schools and community agencies to provide remote (possible in-person option) literacy tutoring and student development support.
  • Total stipend payment of $3,500 for fellowship completion.
  • Technology resources to engage in remote instruction are required.

Download our informational PowerPoint for more.

Criteria for Application:

  • ALL Current Teacher Preparation Program students, Freshman – Senior standing (not available to current Interns).
  • Students in the Urban Educators Cohort Program and Global Educators Cohort Program are given preferential consideration.
  • Writing sample describing commitment to urban education.
  • One recommendation submitted by a faculty member or other person familiar with your work.  NOTE: Make sure you have requested permission from the person before you list them in the system.  References must be submitted via the application website – instructions for submitting online will be sent with the request for a reference upon completion of the application.

Application Deadline:

Friday, March 5, 2021 @ 5:00 PM

For more information, contact:
Dr. Sonya Gunnings-Moton
Michigan State University
College of Education
Erickson Hall
Email: gunnings@msu.edu

The application is now open. Start the process today.