Social Sciences

U.S. Department of Education

The Institute for International Public Policy administers training, institutional resource development, outreach and special programs designed to increase underrepresented minority involvement in international affairs.

Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management

The Public Policy & International Affairs Fellowship Program offers an intensive seven-week summer program through its Junior Summer Institutes. The program focuses on preparing students for graduate programs in public and international affairs, as well as careers in policy professionals, public administration, and other leadership roles in public service.

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

UNC's Minority Undergraduate Research Assistant Program (MURAP) in social sciences, fine arts and humanities is a component of UNC's Summer Pre-Graduate Research Experience. It seeks to aid students in developing graduate-level work and to expose them to the rigors and expectations of the graduate school environment.

American Political Science Association

The Ralph Bunche Summer Institute is five-week, academically intensive summer program designed to simulate the graduate school experience. The program provides mentoring and expands academic opportunities for students from underrepresented groups.