US State Department Fellowships

Website: US Department of State


Whether you’re a mid- or senior-level professional in the private sector, state or local government, the non-profit world, a tenured or tenure-track academic, or a PhD scientist or an engineer with work experience, one of our professional fellowships may be right for you. These unique programs allow experienced professionals and academics to serve with the United States Government (USG) and work on global issues of vital importance to America, such as counterterrorism, human rights, international development assistance, nonproliferation, or the environment.

If you’re ready to apply your expertise and experience to diplomacy, the U.S. Department of State’s professional fellowships are the perfect place to start. You may find a fellowship that fits your background.

Student Type
  • graduate
Citizen Type
  • US Citizen
There are different application processes and deadlines for each student program, internship, and fellowship available at the U.S. Department of State. Some positions require you to be nominated for application; others you can initiate on your own. We suggest you visit the website and read through the various opportunities to see which one is the best match for you.
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