Summer 2023 Fellowships

Political Studies Program

Study the theory and practice of politics in the heart of the nation’s capital.

Security Studies

Take a practitioner’s view of the most difficult national security challenges the United States.

War Studies Program

Learn the theory, practice, organization, and control of war and military forces.

The Supreme Court & Precedent

Consider landmark decisions that could be overturned and their implications for American politics.

Political Studies Courses

Liberty & Order

Reflect on what is required today to sustain (or revive) our free and liberal society. 

Democratic Statesmanship

Study the art and craft of democratic statesmanship.

Grand Strategy

Study the permanent strategic lessons offered by Thucydides and the American strategic tradition.

Security Studies Courses

America’s Forgotten War & Confronting China Today

Study the Korean War and the lessons it offers for U.S.-China competition.

China at War: Past, Present, & Future

Examine China’s past and current use of force in the context of its strategic culture and traditions.

A Return to Rivalry: U.S.-Russia Relations

Study the trajectory of U.S. policy towards Russia from the Soviet collapse to the invasion of Ukraine.

POLITICAL STUDIES SUMMER FELLOWSHIP

Our Alumni

Elliot Kaufman

Elliot Kaufman


Political Studies Program

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Stefan Johnson

Stefan Johnson


Political Studies Program

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Alexandra Gutowski

Alexandra Gutowski


War Studies Program

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Caleb Orr

Caleb Orr


Advanced Institutes

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Do you know a student or colleague who would benefit from one of our programs? Applicants may apply directly to our programs, but nominations are helpful for reaching and selecting great participants. Nominate a potential applicant by submitting their name, email address, and a brief description of their abilities and interest in the study of politics and policy. Program staff will follow up with an email to the nominee mentioning your nomination and offering information on how to apply.

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