Sunday, December 19, 2010


FELLOWSHIP: Population Reference Bureau Policy Communication Fellows

The Population Reference Bureau (PRB) is now accepting applications for its 2011-2012 Policy Communication Fellows program. The program is funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). It is open to individuals from developing countries currently enrolled in academic institutions in the United States, Canada, and other selected countries, pursuing doctoral programs, and who are between their 3rd and 5th year of studies. Developing-country applicants may be in any field of study but their research focus should be related to one or more of the following:

The goals of the Policy Fellows program are: 

The Policy Fellows Program, initiated in the 1980s, has close to 400 alumni. The program aims to bridge the gap between research findings and the policy development process. While research often has profound policy implications, it must be communicated effectively to a variety of nontechnical audiences in order to have an impact.

More information.

Deadline: January 27, 2011

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