Fellowships & Scholarships

Carnegie Junior Fellows

Sponsor: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Purpose: Carnegie Junior Fellows work as research assistants to the Endowment’s senior associates in Washington D.C.

Amount: A stipend to live off of and full benefits package is provided.

Length of funding: 1 year

Min. requirements: Either U.S. Citizenship or eligibility to work in US.

Add. criteria: Applications are judged on the quality of the written essay, related academic study and/or work experience, grades, recommendations, and personal interviews. Fellows are chosen to focus one or two of the following fields: nuclear non-proliferation, democracy building, economics, China studies, Japan Studies, Russia/Eurasia studies. South Asia Studies, and the Middle East.

National deadline:  mid-January

Campus deadline:  mid-December

Comments: Union can nominate only two students each year. Submit your full application to Lynn Evans by 12 noon on the campus deadline (see current year’s deadlines on the menu at the top of the page) in order to be considered by Union College.

Website: http://carnegieendowment.org/about/?fa=jrFellows

Min. GPA: none listed

Class year:

  • Senior

Fields of study:

  • Engineering
  • Sciences
  • Social Sciences
  • Humanities and the Arts


  • Domestic