Photo: High Road Fellows

Who should apply?

Cornell undergraduates who . . .

want a meaningful summer experience with an innovative grassroots NGO, where you can try on a job in the growing nonprofit sector of the economy, and work hard in a team environment to help revitalize a great rust belt city.

Cornell undergraduates who . . .

want to live this summer immersed in the challenges and excitement of urban development, with opportunities for real community service, skill development and applied research, exploring the link between theory and practice in promoting the common good.

Applicants must be in good academic standing. Previous field experience is not required.


The 2017 application process is closed.

Important Dates

Applications for summer 2018 will be available in the fall.


Lou Jean Fleron: - (716) 852-4192

Megan Connelly: - (716) 852-4193