North America

California

California Executive Fellowship Program is a one-year public service and leadership development program to extend knowledge of California government, to prepare leaders for public careers, and to promote civic education. Deadline: Winter.

CORO Fellows Program is a nine-month experience-based, graduate-level training program in public policy. Sixty-four are selected from across the country to serve as Coro Fellows at one of the Coro Centers (Los Angeles, New York, Pittsburgh, St. Louis and San Francisco). This program offers intensive leadership training in public affairs. Deadlines: vary.

Colorado

El Pomar Fellowship in Community Service is a two-year postgraduate program in community service for seniors or recent graduates who have a connection to Colorado. Deadline: Fall/Winter.

New York

Accelerated Interdisciplinary Legal Education (AILE) Program is a joint B.A./J.D. program at Columbia University School of Law. Applicants must take the LSAT no later than February of junior year and have met all of Mount Holyoke’s distribution requirements by the end of junior year. Students will receive a B.A. from Mount Holyoke and a J.D. from Columbia. Interested juniors must meet with the Pre-Law Advisor in the CDC to discuss their interest and eligibility. MHC NOMINATION IS REQUIRED. MHC Deadline: Fall.

Common Ground Fellowship in Creative Responses to Homelessness Community Fellows work as staff members and participate in seminars, conferences and events designed to complement and enhance the practical work of The Times Square, a not-for-profit housing organization focusing on providing housing and economic and job development opportunities for the homeless and low-income adults in New York City. Deadlines: vary.

CORO Fellows Program is a nine-month experience-based, graduate-level training program in public policy. Sixty-four are selected from across the country to serve as Coro Fellows at one of the Coro Centers (Los Angeles, New York, Pittsburgh, St. Louis and San Francisco). This program offers intensive leadership training in public affairs. Deadlines: vary.

Washington DC Area

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace is a year-long professional internship at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Washington, D.C. Mount Holyoke College may nominate 2 graduating seniors for the Junior Fellows Program. Fellows work as research or editorial assistants, including reviewing and editing manuscripts for Foreign Policy. There are no restrictions as to citizenship or age. Applicants must have completed a significant amount of coursework in the area of international politics or economics of a high academic quality. MHC NOMINATION REQUIRED. MHC Deadline: Fall.

Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship is a six-month professional internship in Washington, D.C. Fellows are supported by a monthly stipend and serve as full-time project assistants at one of the participating organizations of their choice. Deadlines: Fall and Winter.

NIH Academy is a postbaccalaureate program that provides opportunities for recent college graduates to spend a year engaged in biomedical investigation at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland. The mission of the Academy is to enhance research dedicated to the elimination of domestic health disparities through the development of a diverse cadre of biomedical researchers. Health disparities are differences in the incidence, prevalence, mortality, and burden of disease and other adverse health conditions that exist among specific population groups in the United States. Deadline: Winter.

NIH Technical Intramural Research Training Award (IRTA) fellowships are designed to produce a cadre of highly trained support professionals capable of performing the latest advanced techniques in a research laboratory. These fellowships are available in the intramural laboratories at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland and selected off-campus locations. In addition to the developmental experiences afforded to participants in the laboratory, additional training at accredited institutions as well as through the Foundation for the Advanced Education in the Sciences is available. Deadline: none; applications are accepted continuously.

White House Fellowships are one-year assignments in Washington for young professionals. Fellows work full time as special assistants to a Cabinet member or senior presidential advisors and also participate in an education program designed to nurture their leadership development. Deadline: Winter.

Miscellaneous/Other

Asia Pacific Leadership Program (APLP) Fellowship was established by the U.S. Congress in 1960, the East-West Center features a 21-acre residential campus in Honolulu and serves as a resource for information and analysis on critical issues by bringing people together to exchange views, build expertise, and develop policy options. The Asia Pacific Leadership Program (APLP) is a signature fellowship of the Center. The program links advanced and interdisciplinary analysis of emergent regional issues with experiential leadership learning and consists of 4.5 months of intensive graduate-level study in Honolulu, followed by a highly flexible 4.5 month practicum. Each APLP cohort typically includes 30 fellows that range in age from 25 to 40 years, and represent diverse professional backgrounds and nationalities. APLP alumni come from more than 50 countries.  Deadline: Fall.

UNESCO-L’ORÉAL Co-Sponsored Fellowships for Young Women in Life Sciences program is designed to identify and reward fifteen deserving, committed and talented young women scientists, from all over the world, active in the field of life sciences. Candidates must already be engaged in pursuing research at the doctoral or post-doctoral level in one or allied fields of life sciences including biology, biochemistry, biotechnology, agriculture, medicine, pharmacy and physiology. Special attention will be given to candidates from the Least Developed Countries (LDCs). Deadline: Winter.