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New Americans Fellowship 2018

The County of Santa Clara through the Office of Immigrant Relations invites eligible applicants to apply to its New American Fellowship program.


  • Full-time, 10-week paid internship opportunity during Summer 2018
  • Fellows work on a research and/or community engagement project focused on immigrant integration
  • Fellows are placed at a county agency, department, board office, or participating non-profit organization


  • Current DACA recipients who live, or work in Santa Clara County
    (Must have a currently valid DACA and Employment Authorization Card)
  • Undergraduate or graduate student or recent graduate
  • Those seeking to be involved in social justice for the immigrant community


  • Application Deadline: March 16, 2018
  • Notification of Selection Status: May 1, 2018
  • Fellowship Begins: No later than June 11, 2018
  • Fellowship Ends: 10 weeks after program begins


  • Compensation: $20 / hour
  • Letter(s) of recommendation
  • Experience working on behalf of county government


  1. Download the application: New Americans Fellowship 2018 Application Extension (PDF)
  2. Provide 1-3 letter(s) of recommendation from individuals or organizations you have worked or collaborated with that can provide insight to your public service activities and leadership skills
  3. Provide transcripts of all colleges you have attended
  4. Submit application, letter(s) of recommendation and college transcripts to

E-mail immigrant.relations@ceo.sccgov.orgfor all inquires


Last updated: 2/27/2018 9:47 AM