ANN: The Charles Revson Fellowship--A Program on the Future of the
City of New York
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Tue Nov 20 23:40:29 EST 2007
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The Charles H. Revson Fellowship
A Program on the Future of the City of New York
at Columbia University
What are you doing for the future of New York City?
The Charles H. Revson Fellowship offers a unique opportunity for
self-development in mid-career for urban leaders who have made a substantial
contribution to New York City.
Mid-career urban leaders: grassroots activists, politicians, non-profit
leaders, firefighters, lawyers, artists, writers, journalists, religious
leaders, educators, community organizers
nine months at Columbia University * individualized study programs *
financial support and tuition benefits * access to courses, faculty, and
University resources * weekly seminars * invited speakers * 300 member
Each year, the program selects ten Fellows of diverse backgrounds and fields
of achievement. Established in 1979, the Revson program has welcomed over
290 leaders to the University, providing tuition and financial support,
academic guidance, and access to University resources. Revson Fellows engage
in weekly seminars together while also pursuing individually designed
programs of intellectual enrichment.
Open House for Applicants: Wednesday, November 28, 2007, 7-9 p.m. Columbia
University. Reservations required (location details given with r.s.v.p)
2008-2009 Fellowship Application: February 1, 2008 (postmark deadline).
Applicants may download an application, apply directly online, or request an
application be mailed to them. Information is available at
www.revson.columbia.edu <http://www.revson.columbia.edu/> .
Please email revson at columbia.edu or call 212-854-6029 with any questions or
to reserve a space at the Open House.
The CyberHood's mission is to build a virtual community where students,
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