Thank you for your interest in the Peter E. Haas Public Service Leaders Program. Before submitting an application, please review the program commitments (PDF). Please also reference the Haas Leader FAQ (PDF) for general questions.
The application closes at 11:59pm Friday, March 31st.
If you are a current 2016-17 Haas Leader and are seeking to re-apply for 2017-18 please still complete Section I. Contact Information and Background completely. If your project/work will changing in focus from your original proposal, please complete section II. Short Essay Questions, prompt #3 to capture the change in your project.
We encourage transfer students new to the service landscape at Cal to consider serving through the Center's Public Service Internships program with a community based organization. For open positions and program information, including program application, please visit the Public Service Internships website.
Please note that you are required to submit a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org by the deadline for your application to be complete. We encourage all applicants utilize the Career Center's guide to resume writing (PDF).
Please use your full legal name.
Note: 65% of undergraduates receive some form of financial aidNot Eligible for Financial Aid:Financial Aid Eligible:Work-Study Eligible:Pell Grant Eligible:
The Public Service Center is committed to making our programs accessible to all students. If accommodations, including mobility accommodations, would make this program accessible to you, please call Fela Thomas at 510.643.0307 any time before the application deadline.
3. Peter E. Haas Public Service Leaders are expected to lead a service project/engagement for 10-15 hours a week throughout the academic year that engages others in service. (400 words maximum)
a. Please describe your proposed project/engagement.
b. Please describe what impact you think your service will have in 2017-2018. Who are the community members that might be impacted? How will they be impacted? How many?
c. What community organizations/institutions are already engaged in work in this area? How do you plan on working with them?
d. What will your leadership role be? Who will you be leading?
Please provide contact information for two references, people who can speak to your leadership potential, commitment to serving the public good and ability to take on significant projects independently. References should not be peers or family members; at least one reference should not be a peer/student.
In your resume please be certain to include previous employment, extracurricular activities, and volunteer experiences. Also integrate traditional work-related skills, such as language proficiency, computer skills, writing, and research.
Please email your resume to email@example.com.
Please send us a transcript from each postsecondary institution you have attended (If this requirement is a block to your application, please reach out to request accommodation). Remember to allow sufficient time for processing. You may submit an unofficial grade report. Transcripts should be submitted and/or postmarked by the application deadline.
Please email to firstname.lastname@example.org or have it mailed to:
218 Eshleman Hall #4500
Berkeley, CA 94720-4500