Example Project Ideas for Campus Fellows

  • Sports and Identity Amongst Latinx Student-Athletes
  • Finding Community through Residence Life
  • Sagehen Sartorial Expression on Campus
  • My First Semester at Pomona: Navigating Transitions 
  • Speaking Oldenborg: The Language Table Experience


  • Students must identify & design a project that can be completed by December 5th, 2018
    • Projects should be short-term, feasible to complete in the fall'18 semester
    • Fellows must be able to commit a minimum of 40 hours to their project during the semester
  • Students apply for a Campus Fellows position via Handshake. Applications consist of: unofficial transcript, resume, & Project Proposal
    • Note: The Project Proposal must be between 250-500 words, acknowledged & signed by your project advisor/mentor, and submitted as one PDF document when applying in Handshake
    • The Project Proposal document can be accessed as an attachment via the Handshake posting
  • A Selection Committee consisting of Pomona College staff & faculty will review all applications & determine awardees
  • Fellows will be highlighted and their projects will be posted on the Pomona College website
  • This is not a salaried or shift position; fellows are not campus employees


  • Be a Pomona College undergraduate student: all class years welcome
  • Be on campus for the semester you intend to complete your project
  • Be in good academic standing (not on academic probation)
  • All majors are eligible, including undeclared

How to Apply

  • Apply via Handshake. Application opens Monday, September 24th!  
  • Submit all materials by deadline: October 8, 2018 @ 11:59 p.m. PST
    • Resume
    • Unofficial transcript
    • Project Proposal (acknowledged and signed by project advisor/mentor)

Candidates will be notified of acceptance within two weeks of the application deadline.