The Public Policy & International Affairs (PPIA) Fellowship for Postgraduate Studies, Massachusetts, 2012
The Public Policy & International Affairs (PPIA) Fellowship is provided for Postgraduate Studies to International Students, Massachusetts, 2012
Scholarship Program: The Public Policy & International Affairs (PPIA) Fellowship
Type of Award: Fellowship
Nationality: U.S. Citizen
Employer:The Public Policy and International Affairs Program
Level of Study: It supports Postgraduate Studies.
Subject(s): It supports Studies in Public policy, Public administration, International affairs or a related field.
Duration: Duration of fellowship is not Specified.
Number of Awards: Number of Awards are no mentioned.
Am I Eligible? (1) If you are a United States citizen or legal permanent resident you are eligible to apply to all JSI programs. International applicants pursuing a bachelor’s degree in the U.S. will only be considered for the JSI programs at Carnegie Mellon University and Princeton University.
(2) Applicants must have completed junior year of college by the start of Junior Summer Institute (JSI) and have at least one full semester or two quarters of coursework remaining before graduation. Furthermore, the expected graduation from an undergraduate institution can be no later than August 2014.
(3) Must not have attained a Bachelor’s Degree prior to start of Junior Summer Institute and Must be committed to completing a Master’s Degree in public and/or international affairs at one of the PPIA Consortium graduate schools.
What does it cover? PPIA alumni who apply to receive a graduate degree at these schools are able to waive the application fees and, if accepted, are guaranteed a minimum, one-time financial award of $5,000 from the school.
How do I Apply? You can Apply Online.
Scholarship Description: The PPIA Fellowship Program helps students achieve a Master’s Degree or joint degree, typically in public policy, public administration, international affairs or a related field. The organization does this through the intensive study provided by participation in a Junior Summer Institute (JSI), through partnerships with universities across the country, and through an alumni network that provides opportunities to connect with nearly 4000 individuals who share the same interest in public service.
Application closing date: Application Deadline is due by 1 November, 2012.