September 23, 2021 Newsletter

All Majors

Share Your Experiences
Complete the Summer Experience Survey that you received by email from the Office of Postgraduate Planning & Experiential Education. Your responses are important for university resources for summer experiences. If you cannot find the email, write

National Archives Volunteering
Volunteer to tag, transcribe, and add comments to National Archives records to make them more accessible. Students may apply to volunteer on a rolling basis.

The Rangel Graduate Fellowship
This fellowship leads to a career in the U.S. Foreign Service. Deadline to apply is September 29, 2021.

Boren Awards for International Study
Students interested in applying must be nominated by the university. Meet with Dean Amanda McCarthy by October 1 to review the application requirements.

Benjamin Gilman International Scholarship Program
In-person and virtual programs are available and begin throughout the 2021 year. Applications are due on October 5, 2021.

USAID Graduate Fellowship Program
Seniors interested in pursuing a career at the U.S. Agency for International Development are encouraged to apply for its Donald Payne International Development Graduate Fellowship. Applications are due November 1, 2021.

American-Scandinavian Exchanges
Seniors are eligible to apply for educational and cultural exchanges between the United States and Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden. Applications are due November 1, 2021.

Harry S. Truman Scholarship
Juniors planning to attend graduate school for careers in public service are eligible to apply for this merit-based scholarship. The application deadline is November 15, 2021.

Princeton in Africa
This fellowship enables college graduates to work in public service in Africa. Applications for 2022-2023 are due October 27, 2021. International Studies majors have won this prestigious award in the past.

Faya Dayi
September 24 7:00 p.m., September 25 8:40 p.m., Cinematheque
Khat, Ethiopia’s biggest cash crop, is explored in this nonfiction film. Tickets are $7 for those under 25 years old.
Princeton in Asia
This fellowship enables college graduates to work with in public service in Asia. Applications for 2022-2023 are due November 1, 2021.

The Wind Rises
September 24, 7:00 p.m., 9:30 p.m., and 12:00 a.m., Strosacker Auditorium
Aviation engineer Jiro Horikoshi discovers, to his horror, that his newly built dream plane will be used for combat in World War II in this fictionalized biography. Tickets are $4 and are available in advance through CampusGroups and at the door.

La Dolce Vita
September 23 6:45 p.m., September 26 6:30 p.m., Cinematheque
An Italian gossip columnist experiences the life of Rome’s soulless jet-set in this classic Federico Fellini film. Tickets are $8 for those under 25 years old.

Latin America
Roots of the Hispanic/Latinx Community in Cleveland
September 24, 4:30-5:45 p.m., Virtual
Join Professor of History John Grabowski and the director of HOLA Ohio, to explore the roots of Cleveland’s Hispanic/Latinx community. Register on CampusGroups in advance.

The International Studies Program does not endorse or sponsor the fellowships, internships, jobs, and other opportunities listed in the newsletter. Students are encouraged to evaluate them. During the COVID-19 pandemic, follow all government and public health restrictions and advice when taking advantage of these opportunities. CDC information and resources appear here