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SNLP


The 
Sondheim Nonprofit Leadership Program introduces Maryland’s undergraduate and graduate students to the nonprofit sector.  Fellows
 are paid a stipend of $3,500 for their participation in the program.

The Fellowship Has 4 Components:

[Experience]

Fellows are placed at a nonprofit organization full-time under the mentorship of a senior-level professional

[Exploration]

Fellows attend an orientation and seminars to strengthen their understanding of the functions of nonprofits and examining community needs and social challenges

[Exposure]

Fellows attend meetings, events, field trips, and networking opportunities to connect with Maryland’s leaders

[Practice]

Fellows work together in groups to put their knowledge and skills into practice, researching a challenge impacting Maryland and design an innovative way to address the challenge

Eligibility criteria for fellows
  • Rising Junior or Senior or current graduate student in the summer of participation
  • Attending a Maryland institution OR a current Maryland resident attending an out-of-state institution
  • GPA 2.7 or above
  • Available June 1 2021-August 13, 2021 (Monday through Friday, 9am-5pm)
2020 SNLP Important Dates:
  • November 15- Applications Live
  • January 15- Application Priority Deadline
  • March 1- Application Deadline
  • June 1- June 4- Orientation
  • June 7- Internship Kickoff
  • August 13- Program Ends

 For more information email publicservicescholars@umbc.edu