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Supplemental Questionnaire

Last Name
First Name
 

Applicant LAST Name:

 

Applicant FIRST Name


 

San Francisco Fellows Program Application
FY 2018-2019

Supplemental Questionnaire (SQ)

Please be sure to read the instructions and each question carefully.

For questions that ask for written explanations, if you are cutting and pasting from a Word document, please be sure to check your formatting as the cut and paste function may insert line breaks in your sentances.  Also, please note that indenting the start of paragraphs are not allowed in the text box; please use a double space beween the end and start of a new paragraph.

Your answers to the long form questions will be evaluated on your written communication skills, including grammer; while there is no character limit to your responses to the long form questions, your responses should be consisely written.


 

Undergraduate College or University Name

 

Undergraduate Major(s)/Primary Area of Study

 

Minor(s)/Secondary Area of Study (write "n/a" if not applicable)

 

Undergraduate current/final grade point average overall

 

Undergraduate current grade point average in your major(s) area of study

 

Undergraduate graduation date (or expected graduation date)

 

Do you have a Master's Degree

Yes No
 

If you have a Master's degree, please indicate type of Master's degree, institution from which it was earned, and the year of graduation:

Type "N/A" if not applicable

 

Transcripts:  Your application must include a copy of your college degree transcripts (unofficial transcripts are acceptable for the purpose of this application.  However, if you are selected as a San Francisco Fellow, final official transcript(s) will be required as a condition of employment)

By checking this box, I certify that I have attached my undergraduate degree(s) and/or graduate degree(s) transcript(s) as a pdf (***Please use the following file name convention:  "lastname_firstname_transcripts_1" or 2 or 3, etc...).  I also acknowledge and understand that if I am selected as a San Francisco Fellow, my final official transcript(s) will be required as a condition of employment.

 

 

The City and County of San Francisco does not provide Visa sponsorship. Please confirm that you are legally authorized to work in the United States and do not have an F1 Student Visa.

Yes, I am legally authorized to work in the United States and do not have an F1 Student Visa, or any other kind of work authorization that requires employer sponsorship.
No, I am not legally authorized to work in the United States.
 

Have you ever worked for the City and County of San Francisco?

Yes No
 

If you have been employed by the City and County of San Francisco in the past, please indicate the position, job class, department, and time period of your employment:

Type "N/A" if you have never been employed by the City and County of San Francicso

 

Have you applied for the San Francisco Fellows or City Hall Fellows program before?

Yes No
 

If you have applied for the San Francisco Fellows or City Hall Fellows program before, please indicate the year you applied.

Type "N/A" if you have never applied for the San Francisco Fellows or City Hall Fellows program.

 

How did you hear about the San Francisco Fellows Program?

A posting I saw on my College/University's Career Services website
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San Francisco Fellows program alumni
Linkedin.com
Glassdoor.com
Facebook
A professor in my school
On the City and County of San Francisco Job Opportunities page
Current City and County of San Francisco employee

 

For the following essay responses, there is no character limit for your response, but you should provide a concisely written response. 

Note that indenting the start of paragraphs is not allowed within the text box; please use a double space between the end and start of a new paragraph. 

You may write your response to the questions in a separate Word document, then cut and paste your response into the response box.  However, please check your completed response for formatting as the cut and paste may create line breaks in the middle of sentences.  It is your responsibility to ensure the formatting before you submit.


 

What interests you and is important to you?  What experiences have been important in your development and how have those experiences shaped you?

 

Why would you like to be a San Francisco Fellow?  What do you hope to achieve as a San Francisco Fellow?  What are your future goals?  How will being a San Francisco Fellow help you towards those goals?

 

Why do you feel connected to San Francisco? Why do you want to work here?

 

What kinds of programs and/or processes in local government would you like learn more about, and why?

 

How is public administration work different from public policy work? What will you gain from working in public administration in the San Francisco Fellows program?

 

Please describe an example of how you have helped others, such as through a volunteer experience, community work, or with your family, for example.

 

By checking this box, I acknowledge that I must submit two references who are not family members.  I certify that I have given both of my References the link to the reference form and understand that my application may be considered incomplete and not be reviewed if they both are not submitted by the application deadline.

 

Reference Information #1 -- Please submit information regard Reference #1 in the following format:

  1. Reference #1's Name
  2. Reference #1's Title and Institution/Organization
  3. Reference #1's contact email address
  4. Reference #1's contact phone number, with area code
  5. Reference #1's relationship to you (family members cannot be references)

 

 

Reference Information #2 -- Please submit information regard Reference #2 in the following format:

  1. Reference #2's Name
  2. Reference #2's Title and Institution/Organization
  3. Reference #2's contact email address
  4. Reference #2's contact phone number, with area code
  5. Reference #2's relationship to you (family members cannot be references)

 

 

By checking this box, I understand that interviews will be conducted between March 5th and April 13th, 2018, and that these may be held in San Francisco, and that participation, on one or more of these dates, is required if I am selected to move forward in the application process.

 

If remote interviews are held, please notify me, as I may be interested in participating in a remote interview, such as through Skype or another online method.

Yes, please notify me if remote interviews are held, as I may be interested in participating in a remote interview.
I am flexible and can partipate remotely or in person during the specfied interview period.
 

If you are selected to be a San Francisco Fellow, your expected start date will be August 13, 2018 as Day 1 of Orientation which will last approximately 2.5 weeks.  You must be present in San Francisco and be able to start on this date, no exceptions. 

By Checking this box, you acknowledge that any offer of employment with the San Francisco Fellows Program requires you to be present at the start of orientation.  If you are unable to be present for the entire duration of orientation, you will not be eligible to be a San Francisco Fellow.

 

By checking this box, I certify that my responses are true and complete to the best of my knowledge and that my application may be deemed incomplete and not be reviewed if I have failed to submit my resume, any of the required references, transcripts, or additional information by the submission deadline.  I also understand and agree that any information provided on my application is subject to vertification and that falisification of this record may result in my disqualification or dismissal from employment with the City and County of San Francisco.