Hertog Foundation Fellowships

by Karin on January 30, 2015 · 0 comments

We’re pleased to share with you another professional development opportunity for undergraduates and recent graduates. Take a look at the Summer Fellowships at the Hertog Foundation.

Political Studies Program

  • Eligibility: Undergraduates and very recent graduates
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Duration: 6-week program, June 21-August 1, 2015
  • Stipend: Provides housing and meals plus $3,000 stipend

Hertog Fellows study classic texts in political thought and some of the seminal documents of American politics with an outstanding faculty. In addition, students study selected public policy issues with some of those who helped formulate and implement those policies.

War Studies Program

  • Eligibility: College juniors, seniors and very recent graduates
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Duration: 2-week program, July 25-August 7, 2015
  • Stipend: Provides housing and meals plus $1,500 stipend

The War Studies Program, run by the Institute for the Study of War, aims to educate undergraduate students about the theory, practice, organization, and control of war and military forces. Over the course of the program, students will learn from and interact with distinguished senior leaders in the national security and military communities, including retired generals and leading intellectuals.

Economic Policy Studies Program

  • Eligibility: Undergraduates and very recent graduates
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Duration: 2-week program, August 2-August 15, 2015
  • Stipend: Provides housing and meals plus $1,500 stipend

Led by Yuval Levin, editor of National Affairs, this seminar aims to educate undergraduate students about the intersection of theory and practice in our national politics. Students will learn from and interact with distinguished experts in various arenas of public policy and leading elected officials in Washington.

Advanced Institutes

  • Eligibility: Undergraduates, graduates, and graduate students
  • Location: Washington, DC and New York City
  • Duration: 1-week seminars include $750 stipend plus housing and meals

The 2015 Advanced Institutes include:

  • The Political Thought of Abraham Lincoln with Allen C. Guelzo

o   August 2–7, 2015, New York Historical Society

  • The Lessons of the Iraq War with Vance Serchuk

o   August 9–15, Washington, DC

The application deadline is Monday, February 9, 2015.

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