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 post-industrial 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.


2019 High Road Fellowship Project Descriptions (PDF, 1 MB)

Important Dates

Applications for Summer 2019 are now closed.

Students will be notified of selection by the end of February.


Megan Connelly - (716) 852-4193