National & International Scholarships
Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowships
Funded by the U.S. Department of State and administered by The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars, the Thomas R. Pickering Fellowship Program provides undergraduate and graduate students with financial support, mentoring and professional development to prepare them academically and professionally for a career in the U.S. Department of State Foreign Service. Women, members of minority groups historically underrepresented in the Foreign Service, and students with financial need are encouraged to apply.
Students applying during their third-year at WKU may receive up to $37,500 to fund their final year at WKU and an additional $37,500 for the first year of a two-year graduate program. Recent alumni or students who apply during their final year at WKU may receive $37,500 annually for a two-year graduate program.
Mr. Cory Dodds
Coordinator, Nationally Competitive Opportunities
Mr. Dodds works with students applying for this scholarship. If you are interested in learning more or applying, you can set up a meeting with him online, by email at email@example.com or by phone at 270.745.5043.
WKU student, alumna recognized by Pickering Foreign Affairs FellowshipDate Posted: May 07, 2018
Senior Erick Murrer of Nancy is the first WKU student to receive a Pickering Fellowship, which will provide $37,500 annually for a graduate degree related to the foreign service. Isabella Greene of...
Grace, Richardson first WKU students selected as Rangel ScholarsDate Posted: April 30, 2018
Hayden Grace and Deven Richardson are the first WKU students to participate in the Rangel Summer Enrichment Program. They will enroll in classes at Howard University related to foreign policy this...