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Rangel International Affairs Graduate Fellowship Application Deadline Sept 17!

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Rangel Program

Want to promote positive change in the world?  Apply now for the 2019 Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Graduate Fellowship.  The fellowship supports two years of graduate studies, in addition to two summer internships and mentoring, leading to a career as a Foreign Service Officer in the U.S. Department of State. The application deadline is fast approaching, with all application materials due by Monday, September 17 at 11:59PM EST. Find out more at!

Application Deadline: September 17, 2018


Program Contact: rangelprogram@howard.edu202-806-4367 or 877-633-0002

The program will provide thirty fellowships for 2019. Eligibility criteria include U.S. citizenship, a GPA of 3.2 or above, and plans to start a two-year graduate program in fall 2019 in an area of relevance to the Foreign Service. Applicants can be college seniors or graduates who want to begin graduate studies with the goal of pursuing careers of international service.  All majors are welcome.  The program encourages the application of members of minority groups historically underrepresented in the Department of State, women, and those with financial need.

Check out our website to start your application or share this announcement with a colleague who may be interested.  Join Foreign Service Officers who are working across the globe to advance U.S. interests in a free, peaceful and prosperous world.

The Rangel Program is a U.S. Department of State program administered by Howard University. 

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