Baltimore City Mayoral Fellowship
DEADLINE: February 11, 2013
The city of Baltimore is now accepting
applications for the Summer 2013 Baltimore City Mayoral
Fellowship program. The program is highly selective and provides
broad exposure to the highest level of local government
officials in a city that is nationally recognized for its
innovative urban management programs.
The Baltimore City Mayoral Fellowship is
one of the best urban policy fellowships in the country.
Students accepted into the program are
provided with a unique opportunity for on-the-job training in
one of several municipal agencies through a ten-week, full-time
summer experience. The objective of the program is to encourage
talented individuals with an interest in public service to seek
permanent positions within City government at the conclusion of
their degree. Fellows are placed in agencies such as
Recreation and Parks, Finance, Police Department, Health
Department, the Mayor’s Office of Neighborhoods, and Policy and
In addition, the Fellows attend a weekly
speaker series featuring leaders from government, business,
foundations, and the media. The Fellows also attend community
activities. In previous years, participants completed a day with
Outward Bound, served dinner at a homeless shelter, cleared dog
walkways at the City’s animal shelter and painted an inner city
Undergraduates finishing their senior
year are eligible to apply, as are graduate students from every
discipline. You do not need to be a Baltimore City or Maryland
resident to apply There is a stipend of $5,000 for participants.
To apply to the Fellowship, please visit our website at
www.BaltimoreCity.gov/BCMF for more information and the
application. The 2013 Fellowship dates are Monday, June 3
- through Thursday, August 8 and applications are due by
February 11, 2013.
If you have additional questions, please
contact Renee Samuels in the office of Mayor Stephanie
BCMF@baltimorecity.gov or (410) 396-3190.