Hi! My name is Mike Rifino and I am a Futures Initiative Fellow studying for my doctorate in Human Development at the CUNY Graduate Center. In what follows, I wish to reflect on my transformative experience I had as a CUNY undergraduate student (both at LaGuardia after transferring to Hunter College) that has ignited my passion for scholarship in human development at the intersection of learning, especially in contexts of
The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans offers Graduate Fellowships, which provide up to $90,000 in support for immigrants and children of immigrants who are pursuing graduate school in any field at any institution in the United States. Application materials and full eligibility requirements can be found on their website. The application deadline is November 1, 2015.