Thank you for your interest in the CHLI Global Leaders Program. Please read below and submit all required documents into the form below for your application to be considered complete.
- Must be Juniors, Senior, or within one (1) calendar year of graduation.
- Must be enrolled or recently graduated from a 4-year college or university.
- Must be U.S. Citizens to be eligible to work in the Congressional Placement.
- Must be fully available for program dates and complete the entire semester.
- Preference given to applicants of Hispanic, Latino, and/or Portuguese decent.
- Online application
- Cover letter
- Unofficial transcripts
- Two letters of recommendation
- Personal Statement
- Legislative analysis
You must complete the online application provided below, supporting documents must be submitted by April 28, 2017;There are no exceptions.
Please save all required documents into one unified PDF document labeled: Lastname_Firstname_GL_F2017_Application and attach to the form below.
For questions or concerns about CHLI's Global Leaders Internship and Fellowship Program, contact Ethan Starkey at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Online Application (below)
- Cover letter:
Submit a one-page cover letter
describing what you hope to gain from the program
- Unofficial Transcripts:
Must include all
semesters for which grades have been awarded at all colleges or universities
- Two letters of recommendation:
From a professor
or an employer are required. Letters must be included with your supporting
Must include educational and employment
background as well as extracurricular activities and special awards/honors.
- Personal statement:
In approximately 800 words
describe your family, work, educational and community experience that led you
to apply to the CHLI Global Leaders Program. How do these experiences relate to
your long-term goals? How will you continue your leadership within your
community? What are your greatest strengths? And what are areas you would like
- Legislative analysis:
In approximately 800
words identify a bill introduced in Congress (House or Senate) during the most
recent session and analyze the pros and cons of the legislation. State and
explain your position, provide policy recommendations and identify their impact
on the Hispanic and/or Portuguese community. Follow MLA format, and cite your
sources. Plagiarism will result in dismissal of the application. We strongly
recommend writing your analysis on one of the following topics:
- Trade and International Affairs
- Public Service
- Energy and Environment