2022 CAPAL Public Service Scholarship and Internship Application

Which programs are you applying to?

Please select all that apply. *
If applying to multiple programs, please rank them in order of preference below. Note: If you would like to change your ranking after submitting the application, please email hannah.park@capal.org by no later than February 4. 

1=First preference
2=Second preference
If you are applying for the Public Service Internship Program, are you currently part of a program where you will receive funding for an unpaid public service internship? 

CAPAL provides a $3000 stipend for all students, however in the case that the student is receiving funding for their internship from another source, CAPAL can match the student at a partner organization, supported by the student's external source of funding in lieu of the CAPAL-issued stipend. 
Have you applied for the CAPAL program before?  *
Are you currently enrolled as a graduate or undergraduate student?

You must be enrolled as a graduate or undergraduate student to apply. *
Are you applying for the Midwest Asian American Students Union (MAASU) Scholarship? 

Your school must be a MAASU member school for you to apply. Check if your school qualifies here *
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If selected for any of the above programs, would you be able to attend Orientation on Saturday, June 4? *
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All students, in addition to their internship, are required to participate in CAPAL's programming including: Washington Leadership Program series, mentoring, cohort sessions, Community Action Project, professional development workshops, and roundtables. Upon acceptance into CAPAL's program, will you be able to participate in CAPAL's programming? 

A previous program schedule can be found here
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In the circumstance that you will be working virtually, will you have access to a reliable Internet connection on a computer or laptop?  *
***Due to the extraordinary circumstances related to COVID-19, CAPAL is actively monitoring ongoing developments in the community. We will provide updates to applicants related to internship placements and programming as necessary. Please contact hannah.park@capal.org for any further inquiries.***

Education

Degree Pursued *
Academic Year
Do you currently attend a member school of the Midwest Asian American Students Union?

Check if your school is a MAASU member organization here.

Leadership

Please list up to three Leadership Experiences you have with brief descriptions of work accomplished. Note: Three experiences is the maximum, but not required. Please list as many (1-3) that are applicable. Separate each experience with a number (see example below) 
 
Please provide the dates of engagement (ex: August 2019 - May 2020). List work accomplished in bullet points.
 
EXAMPLE WITH CORRECT FORMATTING:
 
1) Program and Operations Associate, CAPAL
June 2018 - Present
• Sentence describing your role and the organization
• Example of work you completed
• Example of work you completed

Community Service

Please list up to three Community Service Experiences you have with brief descriptions of work accomplished. Note: Three experiences is the maximum, but not required. Please list as many (1-3) that are applicable. Separate each experience with a number (see example below) 
 
Please provide the dates of engagement (ex: August 2019 - May 2020). List work accomplished in bullet points.
 
EXAMPLE WITH CORRECT FORMATTING:
 
1) Team Leader, Branch Out Alternative Breaks
May 2021 - August 2021
• Sentence describing your role and the organization
• Example of service you completed
• Example of service you completed

Skills

Your answers in this section do not determine placement in the program, rather your answers assist evaluators in deciding which internships would be best suited as related to select skills you may possess. Please answer honestly.
Quantitative Research
 
Please rank your quantitative research proficiency on a scale of 1-5.
Qualitative Analysis
 
Please rank your qualitative analysis proficiency on a scale of 1-5.
Graphic Design/Multimedia

Please rank your graphic design/multimedia proficiency on a scale of 1-5.
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Application Materials





Demographic Information

Your responses in this section are completely voluntary and confidential, and you may withhold any information you believe may compromise your identity. All information collected here will be used to produce summary statistics and will in no way be used to evaluate your candidacy.
Sex
Do you qualify for the Pell Grant?
How did you first hear about CAPAL?
Which ethnicity do you identify as? Please check all that apply or list your ethnicity if not displayed. 

Race refers to physical characteristics that may group diverse communities (i.e. Asian, Black, White, etc). Ethnicity refers to cultural factors such as nationality, language, and regional cultures (i.e. Filipino Americans, Ethiopian Americans, Irish Americans, etc). Please respond in terms of your ETHNICITY.
 

Emergency Contact Information

Additional Information

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