Request for Proposals: CARE-UC Innovation Fellowship Program The CARE-UC Innovation Fellowship Program is a research and training opportunity established by CARE USA’s Innovation Team and the University of California, in collaboration with the UC Blum Center Network. The fellowship is intended to strengthen the workforce pipeline of expertly-trained individuals whose training and expertise can alleviate poverty and improve human conditions in California, regionally and internationally. The fellowship is open to UC graduate students in good academic standing from any discipline or degree program. The RFP for this opportunity is attached, and available on the CARE-UC website. The application due date is Thursday, February 20, 2020, and the fellowship period is April-September 2020. Three applicant information webinars provide interested applicants with more information about this opportunity: Join webinar on Thursday, December 19 • 12-12:45 p.m. PT Join webinar Friday, January 10 • 10-10:45 a.m. PT The RFP provides guidelines and information on the following: Program goals, guidelines, submission deadlines, and eligibility requirements; Program contacts at CARE and at each UC campus For assistance with proposal development or campus guidelines related to the application process at UC Berkeley, please contact Maryanne McCormick, Executive Director at the UC Berkeley Blum Center for Developing Economies, at firstname.lastname@example.org.