The Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship provides recent college and graduate school alumni with the chance to gain salaried experience in Washington on peace and security issues. Fellows become full-time junior staff members for six to nine months at a participating organization of their choice.

Conditions of Eligibility

  • U.S. citizen or foreign national residing in the U.S.
  • Demonstrated academic excellence with strong interest in issues of peace and security

Application Materials

  • Cover sheet with information required specifically by Scoville
  • Full CV
  • Personal essay discussing qualifications, interests, fellowship objectives, and career goals
  • Policy/opinion essay of no more than 1,000 words relevant to peace and security, responding to a contentious issue addressed by the Fellowship

Application Deadline

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