Public Matters: A Program in Civic Engagement
c/o The Lowell Plan, 660 Suffolk St., Suite 120, Lowell, MA 01854
Application for Admission
Deadline: Friday, October 27, 2017
To increase civic engagement among Lowell's diverse population, The Lowell Plan, in partnership with Lowell National Historical Park, annually recruits a cross-section of individuals from the business and nonprofit sectors, neighborhood activists, community practitioners, and planners of exceptional skill who work or live in the city. The candidates must display leadership ability and have the potential to take that capacity to a higher level.
Public Matters 2018 will be conducted from mid-January through mid-June. Tuition is $1,000. Please visit the Public Matters section under Current Initiatives for sample syllabi and bios of alums from 2009 through 2015.