November 27, 2023
Deadline (End Date)
February 01, 2024
The WNY Prosperity Fellowship Program is intended for students who are committed to the Western New York community. Open to rising Juniors, Seniors, and Graduate students pursing any academic degree.The WNY Prosperity Fellowship assists students who are actively preparing for careers that further economic development and growth in the Western New York (WNY) region.
Eligible students will utilize this 12-month Fellowship to gain career-related experiences, to offset costs associated with internship placements, and to help pay for academic year expenses. Fellowship recipients will be required to participate in a credit-bearing internship program during the summer of the initial award year. Internship experiences will be limited to a Western New York industry, business, or organization related to job growth and sustainability of the WNY economy. All candidates must demonstrate financial need.