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Thomas R. Pickering Fellowship Program

 

Description

Funded by the U.S. Department of State and administered by The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars, the Thomas R. Pickering Fellowship Program provides undergraduate and graduate students with financial support, mentoring and professional development to prepare them academically and professionally for a career in the U.S. Department of State Foreign Service. Women, members of minority groups historically underrepresented in the Foreign Service, and students with financial need are encouraged to apply.

 

Eligiblity Information

Academic Level:
Junior, Senior, Bachelors degree (not currently enrolled)

Age minimum or maximum:*
No

Open to international students:
No

Required to demonstrate financial need:
Yes

Discipline Area(s):
Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences
Other: Related to foregin service

Minimum GPA:
Yes
If yes, what is the minimum? 3.2

Demographic Information (preferred or required):
First generation college students , Demonstrates Financial Need, Minorities, Women

Award type:
Fellowship, Scholarship

Amount Awarded:
$25,000 and above

 

Application Information:

Application Deadline:
January

Date application is available:
Fall

USC endorsement required:
No

Award Details:

Is there an interview:
Yes

Approximate date finalists are notified:
April

Approximate date selected candidates are notified:
April

Average number of applications received:

Number awarded:

Average GPA of recipients:
Information not available

Sponsor:

U.S. Department of State

 

Contact Information:

Primary Contact:
The Washington Center

Position:

Phone:
202-238-7900

Email:
info@twc.edu

Website:
http://www.twc.edu/thomas-r-pickering-foreign-affairs-fellowship-program

Address:
1333 16th Street, NW,
Washington, DC 20036-2205
United States