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    Apply for PIFP

    Want to make a difference?
    Now you can.

    I'm interested.
    Tell me the highlights.

    You can expect:
    • A built-in cohort of PIFP peers
    • To be paid to work for social change
    • To work in the Colorado Springs or Denver metro areas
    • Mentoring and networking opportunities with CC alumni 
    • Meaningful projects and significant work experience in public interest fields

    How do I find out more?

    Attend an information session in WES (Worner)

    12/4 @ 12:15 pm (pizza included)

    12/13 @ 4:00 pm (sadly no pizza)

    Keep on eye on the PIFP Timeline.

    More Questions? 
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    Application details, please!

    Application deadline: January 30th, 5:00 pm.

    All students must apply on Handshake.

    The application includes the following components:

    Sign up for PIFP Workshop Sessions on Handshake

    PIFP Application Working Session (Morreale Carriage House)
    Friday, Jan. 25 12:30-4:00 pm
    Monday, Jan. 28, 12:30-4:00 pm
    PIFP Interview Preparation Session
    Monday, Feb. 4th, 4:00 pm
    Tuesday, Feb. 5th, 12:00 pm
    PIFP Summer Fellowships may be counted as community engagement hours toward the  Community Engaged Scholars Program at Colorado College. For more information, go to the Collaborative for Community Engagement website.

    Summer (S) 2019 + Yearlong (YL) 2019-20
    Fellowship Descriptions

    ACLU of Colorado (S + YL)

    Summer Fellowship Description

    Yearlong Fellowship Description


    The Arc Pikes Peak Region (S)

    Summer Fellowship Description


    Atlas Preparatory School (S)

    Summer Fellowship Description


    Bell Policy Center (YL)

    Yearlong Fellowship Description


    Catamount Institute (S)

    Summer Fellowship Description


    Chinook Fund (S)

    Summer Fellowship Description


    City of Colo. Springs: Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services (S)

    Summer Fellowship Description


    Colorado Center on Law and Policy (YL)

    Yearlong Fellowship Description 


    Colorado Consumer Health Initiative  (YL - 3)

    Yearlong Fellowship Description - CONSUMER ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

    Yearlong Fellowship Description - OUTREACH and COMMUNICATIONS

    Yearlong Fellowship Description - POLICY


    Colorado Dept. of Health Care Policy and Financing (S - 2)

    Summer Fellowship Description (Note: CO Dept hires two fellows,  1-Office of Community Living 2- Health Programs Office)


    Colorado Horse Rescue (YL)

    Summer Fellowship Description


    Colorado League of Charter Schools (S)

    Summer Fellowship Description


    Colorado Springs Food Rescue (S)

    Summer Fellowship Description


    Conservation Colorado (YL)

    Yearlong Fellowship Description 


    Denver Scholarship Foundation (YL - 2)

    Yearlong Fellowship Description (Note: DSF hires 2 yearlong fellows)


    DSST Public Schools (Denver School of Science and Technology) (YL)

    Yearlong Fellowship Description


    Fountain Creek Watershed District (S)

    Summer Fellowship Description


    Gary Community Investments/Piton Foundation (S)

    Summer Fellowship Description


    Groundwork Denver (S)

    Summer Fellowship Description


    Innovations in Aging Collaborative (YL)

    Yearlong Fellowship Description


    OMNI Institute (YL)

    Yearlong Fellowship Description


    Inside Out Youth Services (S)

    Summer Fellowship Description


    One Colorado Education Fund (S)

    Summer Fellowship Description


    Palmer Land Trust (S)

    Summer Fellowship Description


    Parent Possible (S)

    Summer Fellowship Description


    PEAK Parent Center (S)

    Summer Fellowship Description


    Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountain Region(S)

    Summer Fellowship Description


    ProgressNow Colorado Education (YL)

    Yearlong Fellowship Description


    TESSA (YL)

    Yearlong Fellowship Description


    Towards Justice (S)

    Summer Fellowship Description


    Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado (S)

    Summer Fellowship Description

    CONTACT

    Cari Hanrahan, Director
    Public Interest Fellowship Program and Nonprofit Initiatives
    chanrahan@coloradocollege.edu
    719-389-6851