Master’s-level fellowship opportunity: Economic Mobility Fellowship

The Institute for Research on Poverty is calling for applications for one master’s degree-level fellowship in the new Economic Mobility Fellowship Program for a position starting in late summer 2022.

The Fellow will work in-residence at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation in the Office of Human Services Policy (ASPE/HSP) on the team responsible for analyzing policies, conducting research activities, and coordinating interagency work related to early childhood programs administered by the HHS Administration for Children and Families, such as Head Start, pre-kindergarten, and childcare.

Position Information And Benefits

  • Fellowships are for one year, with the possibility of an extension for an additional year.
  • Compensation is between $55,000–$60,000/year and includes health insurance.
  • Fellows will be matched to a mentor.
  • Stipend to attend a research conference each year is provided.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis with a final deadline of April 4, 2022.

Learn more and apply