Kennedy School of Government Seeks Entries for Joan Shorenstein Center Fellowship

Doug Elmendorf
Dean of Faculty, Harvard Kennedy School

Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government is accepting applications for the Joan Shorenstein Center Fellowship in Cambridge, Massachusetts, from career professionals from different fields who are interested in sharing, expanding and researching public policy and political affairs.

The Joan Shorenstein Fellowship Program is designed to bring journalists, scholars, politicians and policymakers to the Shorenstein Center for a semester to work on a project with a tangible output, and engage with students, faculty, other fellows, and the broader Harvard Kennedy School community.

Fellows are expected to be fully-participating members of the Shorenstein Center community while in residence, attending and participating in Center events, social gatherings, and other activities.

Fellows are required to live in residence for one semester and will receive a US$40,000 stipend disbursed in four installments over the semester. Travel and living expenses are not covered by the center.

A desk in the Shorenstein Center offices, a Harvard email address and a Harvard ID are provided.

To apply, send a cover letter, a completed application form, a research project proposal, a curriculum vitae/resume and recommendations.

Entries deadline is March 31, 2023. For more information, click: