With the knowledge gained at their placements, and through seminars, trips, and networking, fellows research and create a proposal to solve a transportation challenge.  The program is administered by the Shriver Center in conjunction with the Office of the Secretary of Transportation.
Fellows are paid a stipend of $3,500 for their participation in the program.

The fellowship has 4 components:

[Experience]Fellows are placed in an MDOT office and peform substantive work,  full-time for 8 weeks under the mentorship of a senior-level professional
[Exploration]Fellows attend an orientation and seminars to strengthen their understanding of the functions of state government and policy making
[Exposure]Fellows attend meetings, events, field trips, and networking opportunities to connect with Maryland’s leaders
[Practice]Fellows put their knowledge and skills into practice, researching and proposing a solution to a transportation challenge.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Rising Senior in Fall 2016
  • Attending a Maryland institution or are a Maryland resident
  • GPA 2.7 or above
  • available June 10-August 5
Read more and apply here by March 15!