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Service-oriented scholarships emphasize public policy, international affairs, and public service through study, research, and internships. Many of these scholarships require commitment to service following graduation from a master’s program.


  • Funding for undergraduate and graduate students to travel abroad to study less commonly taught languages.

Junior Fellows Program (Carnegie Endowment for International Peace) service-oriented International

  • Funding for 1 year for assisting in research projects related to foreign affairs and international peace.

Payne Fellowship Graduate Studies service-oriented Diversity populations

  • Funding for 2 years of postgraduate study for a master’s degree in an area related to international development or related area.

Pickering Fellowship Graduate Studies service-oriented Diversity populations

  • Funding for 2 years of postgraduate study for a two-year master’s degrees in an area relevant to foreign service.

Rangel Graduate Fellowship Graduate Studies service-oriented Diversity populations

  • Funding for 2 years of postgraduate study for a master’s degree in international affairs or another area related to the work of the Foreign Service.

Truman Scholarship University endorsement Graduate Studies service-oriented

  • Funding for up to 3 years of postgraduate study in a field leading to a career in public service.

Yenching Academy Graduate Studies International

  • Funding for 1-2 years of postgraduate study leading to a master’s degree from Peking University in Beijing, China.