H.R.512 - Dr. Rita Hocog Inos Territorial Fellowship Act113th Congress (2013-2014)
Summary: H.R.512 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)
Introduced in House (02/05/2013)
Dr. Rita Hocog Inos Territorial Fellowship Act - Directs the Secretary of the Interior to establish the Dr. Rita Hocog Inos Fellowship Program to award local government and federal government fellowships to qualified students from American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, or the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Allows a fellow to receive either a specified stipend or academic credit toward graduation for participating in an internship.
Defines a "qualified student" as a student who is a U.S. citizen, domiciled in American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, or the U.S. Virgin Islands, and enrolled in a degree or certificate program at an institution of higher education.