Payne (Donald M.) USAID International Development Graduate Fellowship Program

The USAID Donald M. Payne International Development Graduate Fellowship Program seeks to attract outstanding young people who are interested in pursuing careers in the Foreign Service of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). The Payne Fellowship, which provides up to $90,000 in benefits over two years for graduate school, internships, and professional development activities, provides a unique pathway to the USAID Foreign Service. The Payne Fellowship encourages the application of members of minority groups who have historically been underrepresented in international development careers and those with financial need.  

Application Deadline:  November 1, 2021 (Expected)

Information
Year at Time of Application: 
Senior or Beyond, Recent Alum
Duration of Award: 
Full Year or More
Other: 
Underrepresented Ethnicity
Procedure: 
Direct Submission
Area of Interest: 
Humanities, International Relations Political Science and Law
Earliest Application Deadline: 
Sept. – Dec.
Location: 
Domestic
International
Penn-State Sponsored: 
No
Fellowship Components: 
Public Service
Graduate School
Financial Need