The Center for Life Beyond Reed

Charles B Rangel International Affairs Fellowship

Apply through Independent Application Process

Internal Deadline: Check website for annual deadlines - typically mid September

» Scholarship's official website


The fellowship provides up to $37,500 annually toward tuition, fees and living expenses for a two-year master's degree as well as internships on Capitol Hill and at a U.S. embassy overseas. The program supports fellows in meeting requirements for entry into the Foreign Service, and encourages the application of members of minority groups historically underrepresented in the Foreign Service, women, and those with financial need.

Limited to graduate fields of study relevant to the U.S. foreign service, including: international relations, public policy, public administration, business administration, economics, etc.


Eligibility requirements include a GPA of at least 3.2, U.S. citizenship, and preparations to start a two-year graduate program in fall of the year of application. Those selected must receive medical, security, and suitability clearances to remain in the program. Any undergraduate major is welcome to apply.

Application Procedure

Visit the website for application information.