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Exploring Fellowship Opportunities with the U.S. Department of State

- Virtual

Explore fellowship opportunities with the U.S. Department of State in this virtual Alumni Career Conversation with Chris Rich ’18!

Learn how to be competitive for fellowship programs that provide significant funding support for graduate study. Information about internships with the State department and continuing careers in foreign service will also be covered.

More information on the fellowship opportunities to be discussed is linked below:

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More about Chris Rich

  • He/Him/His
  • 2021 Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellow
  • M.S. Foreign Service 2023 | Georgetown University, Walsh School of Foreign Service
  • Majored in Government at SLU
  • Served as the Student Delegate to the Board of Trustees in Thelmo
  • Sang with the Laurentian Singers and Singing Saints
  • Interned with the Jesuit Refugee Service in Ankara, Turkey during the summer of 2015
  • Volunteered as an English teacher for refugee communities during his study abroad experiences in Amman, Jordan and Chiang Mai, Thailand
  • Served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Oued Amlil, Morocco for a year and half before being evacuated due to COVID-19