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Council of American Ambassadors International Affairs Fellowship

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The Council of American Ambassadors (CAA) International Affairs Fellowship program enables six undergraduate students per year to come to Washington, D.C. and participate in a prestigious summer program that combines mentoring by former U.S. ambassadors, practical training through internships at the Department of State and academic studies in international affairs. The potent combination of mentoring, practical training and academic study inspires and prepares the Fellows to assume the responsibility of helping the United States strengthen our alliances and promote democracy, peace, human rights and prosperity in our relations with other countries around the world. The Fellowships are available only during summer sessions.

Award / Eligibility Details:

The Fellowships are open to undergraduate students who have completed their junior year prior to the commencement of their internships; who possess a strong interest in pursuing a career in diplomacy or international affairs; and whose backgrounds should reflect a high level of academic excellence and leadership in extra-curricular activities.

Deadline: Early November each year

Academic Level: Undergraduate

Type/Purpose: Internship / Professional Development;Study Away / Domestic Exchange

Field of Study: Public Affairs / Policy;Social Sciences

Location: United States

Citizenship eligibility: US Citizen

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