The Political Studies Program Seminar is a full-scholarship, six-week summer program for exceptional college students in the theory and practice of politics. In the heart of the nation’s capital, Hertog Fellows study classic texts in political thought, seminal documents of American politics, and selected public policy issues with an outstanding faculty.
The Hertog Economic Policy Studies Summer Program in Washington, DC is an intensive two-week program run in conjunction with National Affairs magazine. The program aims to educate advanced undergraduate students about the intersection of theory and practice in our national politics, and particularly in our key economic debates.
The Hertog War Studies Summer Program is an intensive two-week, full-scholarship program run by the Institute for the Study of War in Washington, DC. The seminar aims to educate advanced undergraduate students about the theory, practice, organization, and control of war and military forces.
Choose between three Advanced Institutes on public policy and American political thought. Study the strategic and moral lessons of America’s long involvement in Iraq, explore the political thought of Abraham Lincoln, or analyze and debate real-world case studies on the ethics of war.
Offered in conjunction with the New-York Historical Society, the History Scholars program offers outstanding high school juniors enrolled in a New York City Public School the opportunity to study in a small seminar setting with preeminent American historians and policy experts.