Freedom Summer 2020

Voting is the cornerstone of our democracy. Join with students from across the country in helping connect disenfranchised citizens to political power this summer. Program runs July 6 - August 14.

Photo credit: Ted Polumbaum, PRNewsFoto/Newseum


What It’s All About

As the historic 2020 election approaches, get involved and join students from around the country in learning social movement organizing skills while conducting non-partisan relational voter engagement with tens of thousands of unlikely voters in Pennsylvania or Michigan. Earn 6 units of academic credit (satisfies the American Cultures graduation requirement) and a certificate from the UC Berkeley Social Movements Center! Funding is available for student housing, food, and transportation.

How to Apply

Space is limited, so there will be a competitive application process. Please enter your name and contact information below to receive updates on the application process.

*Note: The program is financial aid eligible, and undocumented students are absolutely able to participate.