The Institute of Current World Affairs (ICWA) fosters understanding of the world, by immersing promising individuals in the study of a country, regional, or globally important issue and by sharing the benefits of their knowledge with society.

The ICWA fellowship program aims to nurture deep expertise in foreign countries and cultures by supporting a Fellow, who carries out a program of self-designed, independent study abroad, for a minimum of two years.

Candidates who meet the eligibility requirements are encouraged to propose fellowships in areas that interest them. They must present a strong rationale for the topic of their proposed fellowship.

The deadline to apply is September 1, 2014. Please click here for more information.