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    Heinz Fellowships

    Offered by Carnegie Mellon University

    Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated May 3, 2024
    5 awards worth up to

    Full Tuition

    Grade level

    Graduate Students

    Application deadline:

    January 10, 2025

    Scholarship Overview

    Have you applied to Carnegie Mellon University’s MSPPM (Master of Public Policy & Management) program? If so, consider applying to the Heinz Fellowships! Each year, the Fellowships award up to five full-tuition scholarships to incoming CMU MSPPM students committed to working in careers focused on serving the public interest including Energy and Environmental Policy, Smart Communities, Urban and Regional Economic Development, International Policy, Social Policy, Data Science for Social Good, and Socially Responsible AI Management. Recipients can also apply for a research assistantship or other part-time work opportunities to earn $5,000-$6,000 per academic year to help with non-tuition expenses. If you’re an incoming MSPPM student at Carnegie Mellon University, keep on reading to learn more!

    Eligibility information

    This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

    Grade Level

    Graduate Students

    Academic Interest

    Public Policy and Administration

    University

    CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY

    Miscellaneous

    Applicants must have applied to Carnegie Mellon's MSPPM (Master of Public Policy & Management) program.

    Application information

    To apply for this scholarship, submit the below application materials before the deadline.

    Essay

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