The Hobby School seeks collaboration with nonprofits and community organizations with data and evaluation project challenges. Projects typically last about three months to which one graduate student will be assigned to each project after a thorough process matches your needs to our students’ skill sets and experience.
Frequently Asked Questions
Fall 2021: July 16
Spring 2022: November 5
Step 2: CONNECT follows-up with organizations to gain clarity on project goal and deliverables (if necessary), share important dates and logistical information, and provide the organization with their project fellowship estimate(s).
Step 3: Students tell us about themselves via a short, online form.
Step 4: Matches are then determined based on project requirements and students’ availability, skillset, experience and interests.
Step 5: Organization notifications are sent out via email to all matched organizations. Organizations receive information on the student they have been matched to and have the choice to accept or deny their match.
Step 6: Official match notifications are then sent out to the students. CONNECT then begins coordinating the initial project kick-off meeting.