Professional Development

Kayla Jones smiling and holding a handmade sign which reads "Jumpstart, Children first" and drawn pictures of smiling kids faces

From I Don’t Know to FAO. Why I Chose a Fellowship

As I thought about my “next step” during my senior year at Northwestern University, pursuing a fellowship seemed like a good option. It’s not like I totally understood what a fellowship entailed – but many professors, career advisors, and Northwestern alumni encouraged undergraduates to apply.