penny program. 


 

Barbara J. Penny Community Service Scholarship

The purpose of the Barbara J. Penny Community Service Scholarship is to recognize Minnesota State college and university students who have demonstrated a commitment to community service and to promote their growth as community leaders.

Scholarships of $1,500 will be given out in the fall and spring of each year.

Timothy J. Penny State & Federal Public Service Fellowship

state public service fellowship

The purpose of the Timothy J. Penny State Public Service Fellowship is to provide Minnesota State College and University students with the financial opportunity to grow as public servants through participation in state or local government internships.  

Fellowships of $2,500 each will be given out to students for legislative internships or an internship in Minnesota at a state agency.

Once a fellowship is granted, the successful applicant has up to one year to implement an internship activity.  The Board will require confirmation from the supervisor of the internship before funds will be released.  

federal public service fellowship

The purpose of the Timothy J. Penny Federal Public Service Fellowship is to provide Minnesota State College and University students with the financial opportunity to grow as public servants through participation in federal government internships in the Washington, DC area.  

Fellowships of $5,000 each will be given out to students for internships in Washington D.C.

Once a fellowship is granted, the successful applicant has up to one year to implement an internship activity.  The Board will require confirmation from the supervisor of the internship before funds will be released. 

 

For more infomration or questions contact the Director of Programs and Alumni Outreach Carlee Diggins at cdiggins@studentsunited.org