Information for Undergraduate Applicants

Undergraduate applications for PPSF 2020 are due via e-mail on or before Friday, April 3 at 4pm.  


  • Applicants must be Yale students not in their final year of study, and must be in good academic standing.

Requirements of the Fellowship

  • Fellows will work remotely for assigned sites.
  • The Fellowship is full-time and must be the primary work of Fellows during the summer. Please plan accordingly. NOTE: Other summertime work forYale University is strongly discouraged. Fellows must discuss any other proposed part-time work, in advance of the summer, with the Director.
  • Fellowship placements will be for eight to eleven consecutive weeks between May 26 and August 7, 2020. The Fellowship Director will facilitate a meeting between the Fellow and agency supervisor to mutually determine the exact length of each individual Fellowship.
  • All Fellows will be expected to participate in weekly meetings during the course of the Fellowship.
  • All Fellows will be expected to complete weekly reports during the program and a final report by the end of the summer.


  • The taxable pay for undergraduates for a 40-hour work week will be $650 per week.  Fellows are paid for orientation week hours.

Application Procedures and Instructions