Jack Larson Data for Good Fellowship Application


The Jack Larson Data for Good Fellowship is open to all current UC Berkeley School of Information MIDS students and applicants to the MIDS program. Recipients must be registered and enrolled MIDS students in good standing and have no past or ongoing misconduct violations at the time the award is disbursed.

Upcoming deadlines

Summer 2021 Award: Apply by April 26, 2021

Fall 2021 Award: Apply by August 23, 2021

Fellowship awardees will be notified approximately two months after the application deadline.

Admitted students and current students: log in to save drafts of your application before submitting.

(For current students)
Current Job Status
Expected graduation term and year
Files must be less than 8 MB.
Allowed file types: txt rtf pdf doc docx.
Please describe your background and career goals. Indicate how you have used data science to benefit society in the past, or what your future plans are to do so with the MIDS degree. Provide your perspective on the responsibility that you believe data scientists have in society. (Limit response to 500 words.)
Awardees are expected to demonstrate high academic distinction and excellence. Please provide any relevant information other than the grade and GPA information already on your UC Berkeley transcript to describe how you demonstrate high academic distinction and excellence. (up to 500 words)

Last updated:

March 31, 2021