Pickering Fellowship

Provides funding for graduate school and internships to participants as they prepare academically and professionally to enter the United States Department of State Foreign Service. Women, members of groups historically underrepresented in the Foreign Service, and students with financial need are encouraged to apply.

Deadline: September

Value: Up to $42,000 annually for two years. Five-year service commitment to the Department of State's Foreign Service 

Eligibility: Undergraduate juniors and seniors seeking to enter graduate school at a US based institution; must be a U.S. citizen.

Major: Academic field relevant to foreign service 

Nomination: Applicants are highly encouraged to work with the Office of National Fellowships on their applications.

Website: Pickering Fellowship