Scholarship Detail

Thomas R. Pickering Graduate Fellowship Program

Program Information

Deadline Month: October
Application Deadline Dates: 10/21/2020
Award Amount: Up to $37,500
The Pickering Graduate Fellowship is a U.S. Department of State program, administered by Howard University, that seeks to attract and prepare outstanding young people for careers as Foreign Service Officers in the U.S. Department of State
Type: Undergraduate Study, Internship Program
Application Available: Organization Website

Eligibility Requirements

Class Level: Senior
Area of Study: Arts and Humanities, Business, Engineering, Natural Sciences, Public Service, Social and Behavioral Sciences
Application Form: Yes
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen
Minimum GPA: 3.2
Other Requirements:
Seeking admission to graduate school in fall 2021 for a two-year graduate program in an area of relevance to the Foreign Service at a U.S.-based institution.

Submission Requirements

Application Form: Yes
Transcripts: Yes
Transcript Description: All Colleges Attended
Letters of Rec: Yes
Letters of Rec Detail: 2
Resume: Yes
Personal Essay: Yes
Personal Essay Notes: Two-pages
Project Proposal: No
Financial Aid: Yes
Financial Aid Notes: Financial aid statement for current academic year
Institutional Endorsement: No
Other Submission Requirements: Yes

Further Information

Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship Program