Scholarships, Internships, and Career Possibilites

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For students interested in foreign affairs

Below are a limited selection of opportunities for students to follow:

For Sophomores:

Thomas Pickering Foreign Affairs fellowship

  • Provides money for junior and senior years of college plus money for graduate school
  • Requires Foreign Service work for some years after two years of graduate school

For rising juniors and above:

Office of Naval Intelligence Summer Internship

  • Open to all majors. Help collect, analyze and disseminate intelligence. Or use the latest equipment to study foreign weapons systems.
  • Can translate into work after college.

Woodrow Wilson Center Internships

  • Research assistants
  • Program/Staff interns

For Seniors:

Thomas Pickering Graduate Foreign Affairs fellowship

  • Provides money for junior and senior years of college plus money for graduate school
  • Requires Foreign Service work for some years after two years of graduate school

For Any:

National Security Archive Internship

  • Learn about the foreign policy process
  • Develop research skills
  • Work with declassified materials

Career Options: