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The Donald F. McHenry Global Public Service Fellows Program

Scholarship Applications for the Fall 2022 academic year are currently being advertised and now is the time to apply, especially if you are looking to pursue your education abroad with some type of financial aid! This post will highlight a full tuition and mandatory fees fellowship opportunity being offered at the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University.

About The Program

The Donald F. McHenry Global Public Service Fellows Program seeks to enhance Georgetown University School of Foreign Service’s (SFS) recruitment of exceptionally qualified graduate students from all communities within the US and globally who are committed to careers in transformational global public service. It is open to students accepted by any of the eight SFS Master’s degree programs and is conferred at the time of acceptance. American and international students from widely diverse backgrounds and experiences are encouraged to apply coincident with their applications to SFS Master’s degree programs.


  • Acceptance and enrollment in the desired SFS Program found at, and

  • Commitment to a career in transformational global public service.


  • A scholarship covering full tuition and mandatory fees

  • Individual mentoring to enhance analytic writing, oral briefing, professional, and personal skills

  • Inter-disciplinary exchanges on creative solutions to public service problems

  • Interaction with senior practitioners at the Institute for the Study of Diplomacy and at the wider SFS

  • Events to complement and expand the fellows’ Master’s degree academic learning

  • Assistance with internships for practical experience and networking

  • Counseling on career employment search

The application components include two recommendation letters (PDF), your resume (PDF), and statements you must respond to. The application deadline for this fellowship opportunity is Friday, 7th January, 2022. Learn more about the program and apply here.

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