Alternative Break Program

Apply to be a Madison Community Scholar

Thu, 6 Apr 2017 11:59 PM - 11:59 PM

APPLY TO BE A MADISON COMMUNITY SCHOLAR!

Madison Community Scholars enhance the ability of community partners to meet their goals and leverage their strengths by serving 8-10 hours per week for the fall and spring semesters. MCS students strengthen their civic leadership, organizational, and interpersonal skills by facilitating community partner projects and volunteer management.  Madison Community Scholars receive a scholarship of $1250.00 per semester.

As a Madison Community Scholar, you can expect to:

  • Engage in service that addresses community-identified priorities and increases the capacity of community partners.
  • Participate in regular developmental and issue-based trainings and reflection activities.
  • Engage in team-building and group service activities with other Madison Community Scholars.
  • Develop leadership, advocacy, and communication skills.

To find the application and additional information, click here!

Applications are due on April 6th, 2017 by 11:59pm.

For questions, please contact Chinenye Omile at omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu

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