Applications Now Open: 2018 Hertog Foundation Fellowships in Politics & Public Policy

Nov 16, 2017 • Views 1,769

Applications Now Open: 2018 Hertog Foundation Fellowships in Politics & Public Policy

Sponsored by the Hertog Foundation

The Hertog Foundation is pleased to call for applications for its 2018 fellowships for college undergraduates and recent grads.

All our programs take place in Washington, D.C. Each comes with housing and funds to offset living and travel costs.

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Programs now accepting applications include:

Weekend Seminars

  • Eligibility: Undergrads and very recent graduates (2017 or 2018)
  • Duration: Friday-Sunday seminars, Winter/Spring 2018
  • Stipend: Covers housing, meals, and travel

Intensive weekend programs that allow students to dive into pressing policy issues with leading experts and thinkers. Topics include the North Korea nuclear crisis, understanding populism, and constitutional law. Deadline: January 15, 2018.

Political Studies Program

  • Eligibility: Undergraduates and very recent graduates (2017 or 2018)
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Duration: 7-week program, June 17-August 4, 2018
  • Stipend: Provides housing and some meals, plus stipend

Hertog Fellows study classic texts in political thought and some of the seminal documents of American politics with an outstanding faculty. In addition, students study selected public policy issues with some of those who helped formulate and implement those policies. Early Decision: January 15, 2018 | Final Deadline: February 12, 2018.

War Studies Program

  • Eligibility: College juniors, seniors and very recent graduates (2018)
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Duration: 2-week program, July 20-August 4, 2018
  • Stipend: Provides housing and some meals, plus stipend

The War Studies Program, run by the Institute for the Study of War, aims to educate undergraduate students about the theory, practice, organization, and control of war and military forces. Over the course of the program, students will learn from and interact with distinguished senior leaders in the national security and military communities, including retired generals and leading intellectuals. Final Deadline: February 12, 2018. 

Summer Courses

  • Eligibility: Undergraduates and very recent graduates (2017 or 2018)
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Duration: One- to two-week seminars throughout the period of June 10-August 4, 2018
  • Stipend: Provides housing and some meals, plus stipend

This series of one- to two-week seminars allows students to create their own individualized course of study. Younger students are encouraged to apply for these seminars, as are upperclassmen who have other obligations during the summer. Offerings include topics such as American democratic capitalism, US-China policy, modern conservative thought, and grand strategy. Early Decision: January 15, 2018 | Final Deadline: February 12, 2018.

Questions?

For more information, go to https://hertogfoundation.org or contact us at info@hertogfoundation.org.


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