The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of the Assistant Secretary of Planning and Evaluation, Office of Human Services Policy, and Office of Minority Health’s Youth Health Equity Model of Practice (YHEMOP) summer fellowship is now accepting applications. This fellowship opportunity for Summer 2017 will accept undergraduate or graduate students interested in public policy and policy res
earch to join a team of social science analysts working on initiatives to support successful reentry to the community from the criminal justice system.

YHEMOP fellows will work with a team to coordinate prisoner reentry work across HHS; conduct policy research on issues related to the intersection of human services and the criminal justice system; and review and edit materials related to supporting children who have incarcerated parents and other reentry-related documents. Qualified candidates should have some experience studying or working in human services. Individuals who have or have had an incarcerated family member or who have come into contact with the justice system themselves are encouraged to apply.

Application Deadline:

February 15, 2017
Program Location: Varies
Program Dates: Summer 2017