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News from the Croft Institute
  • PPIA Junior Summer Institute Fellowship

    The PPIA Junior Summer Institute (JSI) Fellowship is a rigorous academic preparation program for undergraduate juniors committed to public service careers. During the program, Fellows are equipped with the knowledge and skills they will need to succeed in graduate school and ultimately, in influential roles serving the public good. This fully-funded opportunity includes curriculum in economics, statistics, and policy analysis at one of five host sites across the country.

    To be eligible for this application cycle:

    • Must have junior or senior standing AND an expected graduation date for their first bachelor's degree between December 2020 and August 2021.
    • U.S Citizens, legal permanent residents, and DACA recipients are eligible to apply to all JSI sites. International students are eligible for Carnegie Mellon and Princeton and must be enrolled in a U.S. based institution.
    • Must be committed to and demonstrate an interest in pursuing a professional career associated with public service such as government, nonprofits, and humanitarian and international organizations.
    • Must be committed to pursuing an advanced degree in public and/or international affairs.

    Deadline: Friday, November 1, 2019 at 11:59PM EST

    Learn more here or if you have questions, you may email Croft alumna, Alyssa Yuen, who participated in PPIA JSI as a student.

Fellowships and Scholarships
September 24, 2019
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PPIA Junior Summer Institute Fellowship

The PPIA Junior Summer Institute (JSI) Fellowship is a rigorous academic preparation program for undergraduate juniors committed to public service careers. During the program, Fellows are equipped with the knowledge and skills they will need to succeed in graduate school and ultimately, in influential roles serving the public good. This fully-funded opportunity includes curriculum in economics, statistics, and policy analysis at one of five host sites across the country.

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Job Opportunities
July 16, 2019

Job Opportunity: Regional Finance Associate for Southern Africa

Croft Alumnus, Anthony Yuen works with the Clinton Health Access Initiative. Their Global Malaria Strategy & Finance team is looking  to hire a Regional Finance Associate for Southern Africa
Anthony highlighted some of the requirements and advantages of the job description:

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Job Opportunities
July 16, 2019

Job Opportunity: Regional Finance Associate for Mesoamerica and Hispaniola

Croft Alumnus, Anthony Yuen works with the Clinton Health Access Initiative. Their Global Malaria Strategy & Finance team is looking to hire a Regional Finance Associate for Mesoamerica and Hispaniola.  Anthony highlighted some of the requirements and advantages of the job description:

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Faculty News
April 11, 2019

Croft Professor Joshua Howard to be Resident Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies, 2019-2020

Croft Associate Professor of History Dr. Joshua Howard has been selected to be a Residential Fellow at the School of Historical Studies at the Institute for Advanced Studies in Princeton, New Jersey.  While there, Dr. Howard, will work on a project entitled "New China Daily: Social Change and the Class Project in Wartime Nationalist China."  This will be the first study of the Chinese Communist press and its relationship to social change and labor during the Second Sino-Japanese War (1937-1945) and postwar labor movement. Broadening our perspective beyond a history of military conflict and political and institutional change, he argues that the Anti-Japanese War induced social change and working-class formation in Nationalist China‚Äôs cities, which was both reflected and facilitated by the New China Daily (Xinhua ribao).

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