The Mount Vernon Leadership Fellows Program is a highly-selective summer institute for rising college juniors, offering unparalleled learning and networking opportunities at the home of George Washington.
This six-week program includes housing at George Washington’s estate, transportation, meals and a $500 weekly stipend. Students are paired with a mentor to learn how to turn a personal passion into a blueprint for action. Students will network with successful Washington, DC professionals and participate in unique experiences in our nation’s capital.
Deadline to apply: January 11, 2017
For more info see http://mountvernon.org/site/leadershipfellows/
Reminder that the deadline to apply for nomination for these scholarships is Thursday, Nov 10 at noon! Instructions are available online at:
The application for the 2017 Humanity in Action Fellowship is now open. See http://www.humanityinaction.org/pages/157-instructions for the application. Deadline is Jan 4, 2017 at 11:59pm PST. Information about the HIA European and America programs can be found online:
- Humanity in Action Fellowship programs in Europe (Amsterdam, Berlin, Copenhagen, Paris, Sarajevo and Warsaw): May 26 – June 25, 2017.
- John Lewis Fellowship program in Atlanta, Georgia: July 5 – 30, 2017.
The Humanity in Action Fellowship brings together international groups of university students and recent graduates to explore national histories of discrimination and resistance, as well as examples of issues affecting different minority groups today.
The program is open to undergraduate students and recent graduates from universities in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, the Netherlands, Poland, Ukraine and the United States.
The internal deadline is fast approaching! If you are considering applying for nomination for the Truman, Beinecke, Goldwater or St. Andrews Scholarship, now is the time to organize your application and ask questions! For information about each of these scholarships, see go/fellowships and look at the listing of fellowships. For Truman and Beinecke, you must be a current junior; for Goldwater sophomore or junior planning a research career in science; and a current senior for St. Andrews planning post-graduate study. Each has specific eligibility requirements (citizenship, GPA, financial aid, professional/educational plans) so read carefully!
The Public Policy & International Affairs Program (PPIA) is now accepting applications for the 2017 PPIA Fellowship!
PPIA prepares undergraduates to be competitive candidates for top degree programs in the fields of public policy, public administration or international affairs through participation in a Junior Summer Institute (JSI). JSI is an intensive, 7-week, academic program during the summer at one of these host campuses: The Ford School – University of Michigan; The Goldman School – UC Berkeley; Heinz College – Carnegie Mellon University; Woodrow Wilson School – Princeton University; Humphrey School – University of Minnesota
Eligible candidates are current undergrads who will be completing their B.A. between December 2017 and August 2018. The deadline to apply is November 1, 2016. See http://www.ppiaprogram.org/ppia/what-we-do/junior-summer-institutes/ for more info, eligibility, and application instructions.
PPIA’s mission is to promote the inclusion and full participation of underrepresented groups in public service and to advance their leadership roles throughout our civic institutions serving domestic and international affairs.