The Public Policy & International Affairs Program (PPIA) have continuously supported students pursue graduate degrees in public policy and international affairs. The PPIA Fellowship begins with the completion of a Junior Summer Institutes (JSI), a seven week summer program that prepares students for these graduate programs, and other leadership roles.
Students selected for the 2017 JSI Fellowship cohort will study at one of five participating universities: Carnegie Mellon University, Princeton University, University of California, Berkeley, University of Michigan, University of Minnesota.
Students also receive a stipend of up to $1,500, housing at their JSI university, books and materials related to their summer course, and other benefits that can be found on the PPI website, here.
- Must be a United States citizen or legal permanent resident
- UC Berkeley and Princeton University can accept international students who are studying at US institutions.
- Applicants must have an expected graduation date between December 2017 and August 2018.
- Must not have attained a Bachelor’s Degree prior to start of Junior Summer Institute.
- Must be committed to completing a Master’s Degree in public and/or international affairs at one of the PPIA Consortium graduate schools.
- Must be interested in contributing to the diversity of perspectives present in the PPIA Fellowship Program.
The deadline to apply is November 1, 2016.
For more information on the application process follow this link.