Message from Jennifer Furlong,  the Office of Career Planning and Professional Development:

2018-2019 New York State Senate Fellowships

As we begin the spring 2018 semester, I am writing to alert you about another superlative learning opportunity in Albany, the 2018-2019 New York State Senate Fellowships – for Graduate Students, Post-Graduates, and Mid-Career Professionals. Here is the link to the NYS Senate Fellowships information/application:
The deadline for 2018-2019 application is April 27. The NYS Senate fellowship administrators are eager to consider qualified candidates—especially CUNY graduate students who are military veterans.
Excelsior Service Fellowship Program

The Excelsior Service Fellowship Program, launched by Governor Andrew M. Cuomo in 2013, is an initiative to bring highly talented recent graduates of law, graduate and professional schools into government service. The application period for the Excelsior is now open.  Applications can be submitted through GC Connect, the Office of Career Planning and Professional Development’s job and internship database (search under job postings for Excelsior 2018—job ID 3099). The application period will begin on January 26, 2018 and end on February 22, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. If you plan to apply but have not used GC Connect, detailed instructions can be found here:  If you have any questions, please email us at or call 212-817-7425.

The fellowship description is also attached to this post. Additional information can be found at this link:

Excelsior Service Announcement 2018-20_DRAFT