Applications Invited

Open to Rising Juniors and Seniors of All majors

Apply for your place to work with and learn from highly motivated and capable peers who are passionate about creating change for sustainability. This opportunity is open to poets and physicists, artists and anthropologists, philosophers and psychologists, historians and humanists, economists and environmental scientists - anyone who has engaged in scholarship, service and action aimed at advancing social, economic or environmental sustainability goals and wants to build skills for social change.

Application Due: Midnight, April 7, 2021

Application Process:

The following materials are to be submitted by e-mail to sustainability@dickinson.edu no later than the application deadline. Late applications will not be considered.

  1. Application Form:
    Download the Baird Sustainability Fellows Application Form, save it to your computer, fill-in and complete the form and submit by email. Do not fill in the form online as your content may not save correctly.
     
  2. Resume:
    Submit a 1 to 2 page resume. You should tailor your resume to this opportunity, making evident the relevance of your education, experiences and accomplishments to the Baird Sustainability Fellows selection criteria.
     
  3. Unoffical Transcript:
    Ask the Registrar no later than one-week before the application deadline to send an unofficial transcript (.pdf) by email to sustainability@dickinson.edu. A late transcript will not be considered unless the applicant can give evidence that the transcript was requested at least one week before the deadline.
     
  4. Letter of Recommendation:
    Ask a faculty member no later than one-week before the application deadline to write a letter of recommendation for you, following the Instructions for Letters of Recommendation for Baird Sustainability Fellows. Your reference should e-mail their letter directly to sustainability@dickinson.edu by the application deadline. A late letter will not be considered unless the applicant can give evidence that the letter was requested at least one week before the deadline.
     
  5. Supprting Material (Optional)
    You may, if you wish, submit in support of your application one example of your work that gives evidence of your qualifications as a Baird Sustainability Fellow candidate. Your example could be a paper, presentation, poster, video, blog, artistic creation, performance recording or other output of your work. Send your supporting material by email to sustainability@dickinson.edu as an electronic document or hyperlink to online material.

For questions about the program or application process contact:

The Center for Sustainability Education (CSE), Kaufman 190

Neil Leary, Director, learyn@dickinson.edu, 717.245.1954 or
Lindsey Lyons, Assistant Director, lyonsli@dickinson.edu, 717.245.1117