Scholarship Detail

The Undergraduate Fellows Program

Program Information

Deadline Month: September
Application Deadline Dates: TBA
Award Amount: $1,000
UCB Students Only
The Undergraduate Fellows Program is a year-long fellowship and joint initiative offered by IIS and CPD. The program presents a unique opportunity for a highly selective group of undergraduate students to work side-by-side with IIS/CPD affiliated faculty and graduate- level research associates on conducting original research. Fellows will learn key skills such as statistical programming, map-making, and knowledge necessary to study the analysis of international affairs and/or the politics of developing countries. They will also have access to various seminars and workshops where scholars from UC Berkeley and other top universities present their projects providing unique insight into the theories and methods used by experts, and exposure to the larger interdisciplinary research community. Workshops and seminar series include MIRTH, Global History, Global Security Policy and Comparative Politics Colloquium.
Type: Undergraduate Study
Application Available: Organization Website

Eligibility Requirements

Class Level: Sophomore, Junior, Senior
Area of Study: Arts and Humanities, Business, Engineering and Computer Science, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Math, Natural Sciences, Public Service, Social and Behavioral Sciences
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen, Permanent Resident, International Students, Undocumented Students
Other Requirements:
Applicants must currently be enrolled at UC Berkeley and have completed at least one semester of study in residence.

Submission Requirements

Other Submission Requirements Notes: To Apply: please send an email to or with “Undergraduate Fellows Program” in the subject line and you will be contacted with instructions on how to apply.

Further Information