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Robert and Patricia Switzer Foundation

Host type: Not applicable

Key contact:

Name: Information
Phone: (207) 338-5654

What are the desired outcomes of the program?

Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Qualifications for Fellowship Nominees for a Switzer Environmental Fellowship must: • be a US citizen; • be enrolled in an accredited institution in California or New England; • have strong academic qualifications • Master’s degree candidates must have completed at least one semester of course work to apply and be seeking the Master’s as a terminal degree. Individuals enrolled in one-year Master’s Degree programs may be nominated prior to enrollment, but must be accepted into their program in order to be eligible for an interview. • Applicants at the PhD level must have completed at least two years of Doctoral course work to apply as a PhD candidate. Please note that PhD candidates with a clear research and career focus are more competitive than individuals who are still undecided or early in their academic program.

What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?

What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Not specified
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)