Mayor Potencial

Empowering Children and Communities to reach their full Potential.

Research Fellowship

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*Fellowship opportunities are open to students from any college or university.*

We are looking for students:

  • Interested in helping small sustenance-farms become more self-sufficient.

  • Interested in experiential learning opportunities in developing, impoverished communities.

  • Majoring/minoring in engineering, or any agricultural field.

  • With intermediate-spoken Spanish.

What you will do:

  • Conduct field research with the goal of improving farming, fixing the water crisis, finding alternative power initiatives etc.

  • Develop new programs to help the whole community.

Why is this a chance of a lifetime?

  • Many funding opportunities are available through Off-Campus Opportunity Fund (OCOF)

  • You will visit nearby villages like Soledad, Nueva Armenia, and Platanal

  • You will have the support you need, plus the independence to create your experience, so that you can make the most of the program!

Please send cover letter and resume to mayorpotencial@cornell.edu

Applications accepted on rolling basis

Fellowships last 1 week up to 6 weeks in length in El Rodeito, Honduras

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