EDUCATION DIVERSITY INTERNSHIP (GEDI)
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Thursday, June 21, 2012
The AEA Graduate
Education Diversity Internship (GEDI) program works to
engage and support students from groups traditionally under-represented in the
field of evaluation. The goals of GEDI are to:
Expand the pool of graduate students of
color and from other underrepresented groups who have
extended their research capacities to evaluation.
Stimulate evaluation thinking concerning
underrepresented communities and culturally responsive
Deepen the evaluation professionís
capacity to work in racially, ethnically and culturally diverse settings.
Interns may come
from a variety of disciplines, including public health, education, political
science, anthropology, psychology, sociology, social work, and the natural
sciences. Their commonality is a strong background in research skills, an
interest in extending their capacities to the field of evaluation, and a
commitment to thinking deeply about culturally responsive evaluation practice.
Program Chair 2012 - 2013
The deadline for applying for
the 2013 GEDI cohort will be in June and full application
information will be available online the first week in May.
The information currently online, from last year, is
provided for reference.