Deadline to Apply for Class XI is now March 15th

The deadline to apply for the Florida Gubernatorial Fellowship has been extended. Please make sure all submissions such as applications, transcripts, and letters of recommendation are postmarked or submitted electronically by 11:59pm on Sunday, March 15th.  Click here to apply today!

Class III Gubernatorial Fellow Tyler Cathey Selected as Chief Deputy Attorney General

Attorney General Pam Bondi Announces Selection of Tyler Cathey as Chief Deputy Attorney General TALLAHASSEE, Fla.—Attorney General Pam Bondi today announced her selection of Tyler Cathey to serve as the Chief Deputy Attorney General. Cathey is currently an attorney with the Tampa office of Englander Fischer LLP. He previously worked in private practice with the […]

Governor Scott Announces Ninth Class of Gubernatorial Fellows

TALLAHASSEE – Governor Rick Scott today announced the members of the ninth class of the Gubernatorial Fellows Program. Students participating in the program will gain first-hand experience in state government. “I applaud these students for their outstanding academic, leadership and service-oriented accomplishments,” said Governor Scott. “This program will provide them with on-the-job leadership training for […]

Class VI Gubernatorial Fellow Adam Giery named a “30 under 30” Rising Star in Florida Politics

See Adam’s write up as a “30 under 30” and rising star in Florida Politics from the Saint Petersburg Times here.

Class VIII Fellow Jacob Horner in The Florida Bar News

March 15, 2013 Class VIII Gubernatorial Fellow, Jacob Horner, recently made The Florida Bar News for his work with the Florida Division of Corporations. See the complete story here.

Class VIII Fellow Kemarr Brown Recognized by Governor Scott in Weekly Memo

MEMORANDUM – Message from Governor Rick Scott to State Employees January 25, 2013 As we continue to move our state forward and create more jobs, we are doubling down on our investment in education. This week I announced that I am asking the legislature to support my 2013 budget request that will provide every Florida […]

Gov. Scott Invites College and University Students to Apply To Gubernatorial Fellows Program

Tallahassee, Fla. – Governor Rick Scott invites college and university students to apply for the 2013-2014 Gubernatorial Fellows Program. Participation in the program provides Florida college and university students with firsthand, high-level experience and insight into how state government operates. Established in 2004, and endowed by Al and Dawn Hoffman in 2005, the program gives […]

Alumni Spotlight: Chantelle Carter-Jones, Class VII

When Class VII Fellow and British citizen Chantelle Carter-Jones’ vacation to Goa was cancelled at the last minute, the travel agent gave Chantelle and her mother one last option: Clearwater Beach, Florida. They were assured “the average temperature this time of year is 80 degrees”. However, when they arrived it was 60 degrees and raining. […]

Governor Scott Announces Eighth Class of Gubernatorial Fellows

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the members of the eighth class of the Gubernatorial Fellows Program. Students participating in the program will gain first-hand experience in state government. Students were selected based on a competitive application process and their ability to show strong leadership, written and oral communication skills, community activism, and […]

Alumni Spotlight: Lorraine Young, Class VII

Lorraine Young knows something about overcoming adversity. On a cold day in December 2001, Lorraine was just another college student studying communication arts and political science who dreamed of one day attending law school. In one mere moment, however, everything changed. On that day, she received a phone call: her mother had been hospitalized following […]