The Scoville Peace Fellowship is a highly competitive national fellowship program that provides recent college and graduate school alumni with the funding and opportunity to work with one of more than two dozen participating institutions in Washington, DC, including leading think tanks and advocacy groups focusing on international security issues.
Scoville Fellows work with one of more than two dozen participating public-interest organizations. They may undertake a variety of activities, including research, writing, public eduction and advocacy on a range of security issues, including nuclear, chemical, and biological weapons, non-proliferation, missile defense, weapons trade, environmental and energy security, diplomacy, regional conflicts, and peacebuilding and peacekeeping. In supporting the goals of theirhost organization, fellows may attend coalition meetings, policy briefings, and congressional hearings. Fellows are supervised by senior level staff and often have the opportunity to publish articles, blogs, facetsheets, or reports. The program also arranges meetings for the fellows with policy experts. Many former Scoville Fellows have gone on to pursue graduate degrees in international relations and taken prominent positions in the field of peace and security with public interest organizations, the Federal Government, academia, and media.
See their new video profiling six alumni discussing how the Scoville Fellowship helped launch their careers in international peace and security at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6CuQ08o-1po
Learn more and apply through their website: http://scoville.org/
Spring 2019 — October 1, 2018 (begin between January 15 and April 1, 2019)
Fall 2019 — January 7, 2019 (begin between July 15 and October 1, 2019)