Applications are invited for Bacon Environmental Fellowships at Harvard Kennedy School in USA. Applications are open for international students to pursue a masters degree in the 2019-2020 academic year.
The aim of this scholarships is to encourage and support academically able and talented students.
|Deadline||:||3 December 2018|
|Providers||:||Harvard Kennedy School|
|Course Level||:||Masters degree programme|
|Field of Study||:||All subjects|
Benefits of Bacon Environmental Fellowships:
Louis Bacon Environmental Leadership Fellows are awarded a full tuition scholarship and health fees for up to two years, depending on the length of their graduate degree program.
Fellows are eligible for a stipend up to $10,000 for up to two years depending on their master’s degree program.
Applicants will be considered based on their excellent academic credentials and a demonstrated focus on developing leadership abilities to impact environmental public policy and practice. CPL seeks a diverse cohort of fellows with emerging leaders from the government, business, and NGO communities dedicated to preserving and enhancing our shared environment.
Fellows will participate in a robust co-curricular program offered by the Center for Public Leadership.
This fellowship is open to applicants entering their first year of study in any of the Harvard Kennedy School’s masters’ degree programs. Students pursuing a joint degree at HKS and another Harvard graduate or professional school or those in concurrent programs at other approved universities or schools may also apply.
Number of Scholarships: Not Known
Nationality: Citizens of all nationalities
Eligibility for Bacon Environmental Fellowships:
Eligible Countries: Citizens of all nationalities are eligible to apply.
Entrance Requirements: Award decisions will be primarily merit-based but with a consideration of financial need as determined by the HKS Student Financial Services. The Fellowship ExperienceLouis Bacon Environmental Leadership Fellows are a part of the Center for Public Leadership’s community of graduate fellows and will participate in an enriching co-curricular experience designed to enhance their skills and engage their development as emerging leaders in environmental public policy and practice. The co-curricular program typically includes a welcome retreat, a speaker series, workshops and seminars, a field experience and opportunities to connect with other Center for Public Leadership fellows and alumni.
Commitment to Nondiscrimination
As a matter of commitment, policy, and law, Harvard Kennedy School does not discriminate on the basis of gender, gender identity, color, race, age, sexual orientation, religion, national or ethnic origin, political beliefs, intellectual focus, disability, or veteran status. The School strongly believes diversity enhances the value of all its activities, from research and teaching to degree programs and public events. The School encourages applications from candidates traditionally underrepresented in public service leadership positions and acknowledges a special responsibility to train leaders from groups underrepresented in public policy and management.
English Language Requirements for Bacon Environmental Fellowships:
Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.