The Kip Tiernan Social Justice Fellowship honors the lifelong work of the founder of Rosie’s Place. The Fellowship is awarded annually to a woman to develop and carry out a special project in New England that will improve the lives of poor and homeless women and further the mission of Rosie’s Place.
Eligible projects could include the following:
- A policy initiative or campaign
- A creative arts program
- The development and implementation of a needed service
- The creation of an innovative project aimed at reducing poverty, promoting social justice
- and empowering poor and homeless women.
The Fellowship is 12 months long and is awarded on a one-time basis to an eligible woman. Fellows are paid a $40,000 stipend.
Important Dates for 2014 Fellowship Applicants
- October 9, 2013 In Person Info Session, 6:00 – 7:00 pm, Rosie's Place
- November 4, 2013 Conference Call* Info Session, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
- November 6, 2013 Conference Call* Info Session, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
- December 1, 2013 Concept paper due
- April 1, 2014 Full proposal due
*(For the conference call phone number or any additional questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org)
Previous Fellowship Projects
Fellowship Application (PDF)