Bridging the Gap Project

Funding and Fellowships


Funding and internship opportunities for political scientists interested in pursuing policy-focused research or careers:

Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Fellowship
http://belfercenter.ksg.harvard.edu/fellowships/

Brookings Institution, Internship Program
http://www.brookings.edu/about/employment/internships.aspx

Central Intelligence Agency, Graduate Studies Program
https://www.cia.gov/careers/student-opportunities/index.html#gradprograms

Council on Foreign Relations, International Affairs Fellowship
http://www.cfr.org/about/fellowships/iaf.html

Defense Intelligence Agency, Student Programs
http://www.dia.mil/employment/student/index.htm

Presidential Management Fellows Program
https://www.pmf.opm.gov/

RAND Corporation, Summer Associate Program
http://www.rand.org/about/edu_op/fellowships/gsap/

RAND Corporation, Transatlantic Postdoctoral Fellowship for International Relations and Security (TAPIR)
http://www.rand.org/about/edu_op/fellowships/transatlantic/

Smith Richardson Foundation, World Politics and Statecraft Fellowship
http://www.srf.org/grants/world_politics.php

United Nations, Internship Program
http://careers.state.gov/students/gpg_students.html

U.S. Department of State, Fellowships and Internships for graduate students
http://belfercenter.ksg.harvard.edu/fellowships/

White House Fellows Program
http://www.whitehouse.gov/about/fellows/about/

Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars Fellowships
http://www.wilsoncenter.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=sf.welcome