The Undergraduate Public Policy Fellowship provides an
opportunity for undergraduate students to work closely with
Center for Poverty Research Faculty and Staff in order to
research current legislative policy (both at the Federal and
State Levels) in order to disseminate the Center’s latest
Description: This interdisciplinary course will
provide background on poverty statistics, theories and evidence
on the causes and consequences of poverty, and the history and
efficacy of major anti-poverty programs in the United States.
The Center for Poverty Research seeks applications from our
affiliated faculty members who are interested in working with an
undergraduate student on a poverty related research
project. The Center anticipates providing up to 8
undergraduate students with internships during summer 2014.