Northwestern University

Thu 12:00 PM

Center for the Study of the Presidency Internal Deadline

When: Thursday, March 14, 2013
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM  

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student

Contact: Angela R Johnson   (847) 491-2617

Group: Office of Fellowships Deadlines

Category: Global & Civic Engagement

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The Center for the Study of the Presidency & Congress, a non-partisan organization dedicated to the study of the presidency and its related institutions, offers a non-resident internship designed to promote interest in public policy and encourage leadership. 

The Center's Presidential Fellows Program consists of two components: a Fall Leadership Conference and the Spring Symposium. Fellows meet government officials, public policy leaders, and representatives from prestigious think tanks. Center Fellows are assigned a mentor; each fellow must participate in a panel discussion and deliver an original research paper during the Spring Symposium.  For more information, see

Northwestern holds an internal competition for this fellowship, which allows students to participate in the two student conferences in Washington, DC.

Eligibility: Sophomores and juniors (in any major) who have a demonstrated interest in public policy and a GPA of 3.2 or higher.

Submit a completed application by e-mail ( to the Office of Fellowships by 12PM on March 14 (Thursday).

**Unofficial transcript
**300-word essay arguing why you wish to participate in this research/study venture
**Name of at least one Northwestern faculty member who is aware of your interest in public policy and/or experience with or interest in research.

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