Application Information

Open Society Presidential (OSP) Fellowship

Term and Salary

The term of the Open Society Presidential Fellowship is 11 months. The 2018 Fellowship will commence in September 2018 with the term ending in July 2019. Fellows will receive a salary of $65,000 plus benefits.

Selection Process

The selection process consists of a written application and interview. The timetable is as follows:

Application Deadline
December 4, 2017

Finalists Selected
January 2018

Interviews Conducted
January 2018

Fellows Commence Work
September 2018

To Apply:

A completed application consists of the following items:

  • Fellowship Application
  • Official Law School Transcript (Law Fellowship); Official Business School Transcript (Business Fellowship)
  • Resume
  • Two Letters of Recommendation from:
    • Graduate School Professor, or
    • Former or Current Employer

You may download the application in PDF format (OSP Fellowship in Law and OSP Fellowship in Business). For more information, please contact:

Allie Tunis
Program Coordinator
National Center on Philanthropy and the Law
New York University School of Law
139 Mac Dougal Street, 1st Floor
New York, NY 10012
(212) 998-6168
(212) 995-3149 Fax
ncpl.info@nyu.edu

All application materials must be received by December 4, 2017. Please send to:

Professor Jill S. Manny
Executive Director
National Center on Philanthropy and the Law
New York University School of Law
139 MacDougal Street, 1st Floor
New York, NY 10012