All full-time graduate students and especially qualified undergraduate students
of the University of Delaware, Delaware State University, and Wesley
College are eligible to apply for the Legislative Fellows Program. Applicants should possess a strong background in degree programs including public administration,
political science, sociology, urban affairs, public policy, communications, international relations, criminal justice, history, economics,
or business administration.
Legislative Fellows are competitively
selected each May and December for the next legislative session. All
candidates are interviewed and must complete a timed-writing exercise on
a current public policy issue. Applicants with an interest in the
legislative process, government, or public policy analysis are
preferred. Strong writing skills are required.