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The American Entrepreneurship Award (AEA) offers the Bronx and Miami-Dade County-based entrepreneurs the chance to receive a share of up to $125,000 in prize funding to support their new business venture free consulting and business support services, as well as mentoring are available from experienced executives who really want you to succeed. They want to encourage participation and to inspire hope, both among both first-time entrepreneurs and small business owners who are seeking support for a new commercial venture or new business idea.

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Internship or Fellowship

John Gardner Fellowship

Selects six Fellows during the spring semester from among the graduating classes at UC Berkeley and Stanford University and provides

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Grant or Scholarship

Strategic Opportunity Fund

1 year grants that supports campaigns, collaborations, and coalitions that are current and former New York Foundation grantees addressing community

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Host and Fellow Responsibilities

Host Organizations

  • Identify staff supervisor to manage I&E Climate Action Fellow
  • Submit fellowship description and tasks
  • Engage in the matching process
  • Mentor and advise students
  • Communicate with Berkeley program director and give feedback on the program.

Berkeley Program Director​

  • Communicate with host organizations, students, and other university departments to ensure smooth program operations

Student Fellows

  • Complete application and cohort activities
  • Communicate with staff and host organizations
  • Successfully complete assignments from host organization during summer practicum
  • Summarize and report summer experience activities post-fellowship