for Undergraduate Students

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Opportunities for Undergraduate Students

The Center provides many opportunities to undergraduate students, from internships, to opportunities for research and career objectives, as well as poverty-related courses.

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Undergraduate Public Policy Fellowship

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 state and federal legislation to help disseminate the Center’s latest research.

Recruitment for the 2015 Public Policy Fellowship is now completed. We will begin recruitment for our 2016 program in September of Fall Quarter 2015. For more information, contact us at povertycenter@ucdavis.edu.

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Enrollment Now Open: Graduate Course in Poverty & Public Policy

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.

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Call for Faculty Proposals for Undergraduate Research Partnership
Deadline for Receipt of Applications: May 5, 2014 (5pm PST)

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.

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