Monday, October 10, 2011

Public Policy and International Affairs Fellowship Program

Attention Juniors from diverse backgrounds planning careers/graduate study in public affairs and/or international affairs!!!
Learn about the PPIA Fellowship Program!

**DEADLINE TO APPLY: November 1, 2011
The PPIA Fellowship Program is designed to prepare college juniors from diverse backgrounds for graduate studies in public and/or international affairs and groom them for professional roles in public service. The PPIA Fellowship is a series of educational and professional development programs that span from the end of a student's junior year in college to the completion of a Master's degree in public policy, public administration and/or international affairs. A highlight of the program are the PPIA Junior Summer Institute, hosted by 5 nationally prominent universities.

Learn more at one of the National Scholarships Office information sessions:

Monday, October 10, 12:00 noon - 2403 Marie Mount Hall
Tuesday, October, 11, 1:00 pm - 2403 Marie Mount Hall
Wednesday, October, 12, 4:00 pm - 2403 Marie Mount Hall
Thursday October, 13, 4:00 pm - 2403 Marie Mount Hall
Friday, October, 14, 12:00 noon - 2403 Marie Mount Hall

RSVP to scholarships@umd.edu - if you are interested but cannot attend please let us know by writing to the same address.

Who can apply: Current Juniors; all majors; US Citizens and Permanent Residents may apply to any summer program host institution; International Students may apply for two specific summer institutes at Carnegie Mellon and Princeton; economic need given consideration

IMPORTANT PPIA Summer Institute Eligibility information: Applicants be a United States citizen or legal permanent resident to apply to the JSI's hosted by Berkeley, Maryland and Michigan. International applicants pursuing a bachelor's degree in the U.S. will be considered by Carnegie Mellon and Princeton.