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$2000 CIC Stipend Available for Community Informatics Related Internships

2010 CIC Internship Stipend
A $2,000 stipend will be awarded to a student who has self-identified an unpaid or low paying CI/CIC-related internship opportunity.

CIC Stipend Requirements:

The Community Informatics (CI) stipend of $2,000 is offered to any SI student specializing in Community Informatics or actively involved in the Community Information Corps (CIC) who is interested in this PEP internship.
Internship MUST approved for PEP credit.
Internship MUST be a full-time spring/summer internship that is at least 360 hours.

Application:
To apply for this stipend please send a 1-3 page single spaced statement of interest to Joanna Kroll, the Senior Associate Director of Career Development, and Dan Atkins, the Kellogg Professor of Community Informatics stating:
1) Why you are interested in this internship;
2) How it fits into your academic plans at the School of Information and how it supports your goals toward gaining a Community Informatics specialization;
3) How you have been involved in the CIC or the CI specialization and how this professional experience can be beneficial to CI or the CIC upon your return;
4) How this internship matches your professional goals.

Please submit this statement of interest to Joanna Kroll at jckroll@umich.edu and Dan Atkins at atkins@umich.edu at the same time you apply for this internship. If you receive this PEP internship and the CI stipend you may be asked to write a short summary report of your experiences to the Community Informatics chair or make a short presentation to the CIC upon your return.

Deadline: Friday, June 4, 2010

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS FUNDING APPLICATION IS SEPARATE FROM THE JOB APPLICATION. YOU WILL RECEIVE THE STIPEND IF YOU ARE HIRED FOR THE INTERNSHIP AND ARE SELECTED BY DAN ATKINS FOR MEETING THE CIC FUNDING CRITERIA.

Posted by kkowatch at May 21, 2010 09:27 AM

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