Scholarship Funding Available from the Fund for American Studies

Sponsored by The Fund for American Studies, the Institute provides a substantive professional experience for 30 hours a week with a challenging academic experience at Georgetown University.

This fast-paced, eight-week residential program provides students from around the world with the opportunities to gain an edge in today’s competitive job market and graduate school admissions, and experience the excitement of Washington first-hand.


American Family Business Institute
American Red Cross
Atlas Economic Research Foundation
Center for Education Reform
Congressional Offices
DC Mayor’s Office
Federal Agencies
Health and Medicine Council of Washington
Southern Governors’ Association
Tax Foundation


Internships – Competitive public policy placements
Classes – Up to 9 credit hours in political science and economics from Georgetown University
Housing – Roommate matching and furnished on-campus apartments in the heart of DC
Guest Lectures – With Washington’s top policy and industry experts
Exclusive Briefings – At the State Department, Federal Reserve, World Bank and Capitol Hill
Leadership & Professional Development – Leadership, mentoring and career building activities
Networking – Interaction with seasoned professionals and student leaders from around the world
Scholarships – Approximately 70% of students receive generous awards based on merit and financial need


Students will be accepted on a rolling basis until the Final Deadline of March 7, 2012. Students applying by the Priority Deadline of February 7, 2012 will be given preference in admissions and priority scholarship consideration.

For more information and an online application please visit our website Questions regarding the program or admissions process may be directed to or 202.986.0384.

Please click on this link to request an informational brochure:

1621 New Hampshire Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20009

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