James C. Gaither Junior Fellows Program (formerly Carnegie Junior Fellows)
Junior Fellows work for one year as a foreign policy research assistant at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Washington, D.C. Fellows have the opportunity to assist senior associates in research for books, co-author journal articles and policy papers, participate in meetings with high-level officials, contribute to Congressional testimony, and organize briefings for scholars, journalists, and government officials. 12-14 awards are given each year. Award: $39,500 salary plus benefits for the 12-month position. Eligibility: Graduating seniors and those who have graduated during the past academic year. WU may nominate two eligible candidates for consideration each year.
Additional information on the program, including the application can be found here.
To apply for university nomination: begin by filling out our interest form.