The Maddy Institute at California State University, Fresno aims to foster the next generation of San Joaquin Valley bi-partisan leaders and problem-solvers by helping San Joaquin Valley students obtain their graduate degree from top graduate programs and return home to apply what they have learned to make the San Joaquin Valley a better place. Funding is provided towards eligible graduate degrees include MBA, Master’s in Social Work (MSW), Master’s in Public Affairs, and more. Two $56,000 fellowships will be awarded. A summer internship and for at least two years after graduation, the fellow is required to work in the San Joaquin Valley. Not accepting applications at this time.