Awards & Fellowships

The Keck Center for International and Strategic Studies will provide the following fellowships for CMC students during the 2017–2018 academic year. These fellowships support and expand the ongoing research of CMC students. This project should reflect a current research interest of the student and result in a research paper approximately 25-30 pages in length. A student may apply for more than one fellowship but will be awarded only one.

 

The Arthur R. Adams Fellowship in International Strategic Studies

 

This fellowship is made possible by the support of the late Arthur R. Adams, former board member of the Keck Center. The recipient is required to conduct research under the supervision of a CMC faculty member in international strategic studies. The award is $1,000 (one for each fellowship).

 

The Arthur R. Adams Fellowship in International Political Economy

 

This fellowship is made possible by the support of the late Arthur R. Adams, former board member of the Keck Center. The recipient is required to conduct research under the supervision of a CMC faculty member and address key issues in economic development, social policy, international trade and investment.  Priority will be given to proposals that demonstrate familiarity with the policy aspects of these issues and use original data and research methodology.

 

The Jack Stark Fellowship in Security Studies

 

This fellowship is offered in honor of Jack Stark, President Emeritus and former board member of the Keck Center. The recipient is required to conduct research under the supervision of a CMC faculty member. This program is designed to encourage and support those students who pursue studies or conduct research in U.S. security policies.

 

The Edward Haley Fellowship in International Studies

 

This fellowship is established to honor the service of Dr. Edward Haley, an emeritus professor and former director of the Keck Center.  The recipient is required to conduct research focusing on an important contemporary international issue under the supervision of a CMC faculty member. 

 

The Peter Adams Fellowship in International Entrepreneurship 

 

This fellowship is established to honor Peter Adams ‘61, a generous board member of the Keck Center for over two decades and a trail-blazing international entrepreneur.  The recipient is expected to conduct research on globalization, in particular how it affects small to medium-sized businesses.  The successful applicant will work under the supervision of a CMC faculty member.

 

The Ronald Lehman Fellowship in Diplomacy and International Conflict

 

This fellowship is established to honor Amb. Ronald Lehman II ’68, who served as the chairman of the board of the Keck Center for more than a decade.  The successful applicant is expected to conduct research on the role of diplomacy in resolving international conflict under the supervision of a CMC faculty member.