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Herbert Scoville Peace & Security Fellowship

The Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship Program invites recent college and graduate school alumni to apply for full-time, six-to-nine month fellowships in Washington, DC. Outstanding individuals will be selected to work with nonprofit, public-interest organizations addressing peace and security issues. Applications are especially encouraged from candidates with a strong interest in these issues who have prior experience with public-interest activism or advocacy.Fellows serve as full-time junior staff members at one of the participating organizations. The program also arranges meetings for the fellows with policy experts.

ellows receive a salary of $3,000 per month and health insurance, plus travel expenses to Washington, DC. The program also provides $1,000 per fellow for professional development to attend relevant conferences or meetings that could cover travel, accommodations, and registration fees, or to take a language or policy course. The program arranges meetings for the fellows with policy experts and social networking events with alumni. Fellows also receive mentoring from a board member and a former fellow.

Open to all fields.


early October for Spring program, mid January for Fall program

Application Procedure:
Student applies directly

Eligible to Apply:

Undergraduate: Senior

Graduate: First Year Graduate Student, Masters Student

Award Type:
Scholarship / Fellowship

Award Period:
Post Bachelors
Post Graduate School

Disciplines / Areas of Study or Interest:
Government/Public Policy,Social Sciences

Additional Qualifications:

Last Updated:
June 12, 2017

Last Updated: 9/12/17