The Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship

The Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship is designed to attract outstanding individuals from all ethnic, racial, and social backgrounds who have an interest in pursuing a Foreign Service career with the U.S. Department of State. It provides support (up to $37,000/year for two years) for a graduate program related to international affairs. Recipients commit to a minimum 5-year service commitment in the US Department of State’s Foreign Service.

Deadline is in Sept, does not require UCLA’s endorsement.

Eligibility: 3.2 minimum GPA, US citizen, seek admission to an eligible graduate program.