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Students

The Berkley Center offers a number of ways for students to get involved, including participating in fellowship programs; doing service work, taking courses, and conducting research through the Doyle Engaging Difference Program; and working as research assistants at the center. Explore our student opportunities and resources below.

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A collaboration with the Center for Social Justice Research, Teaching and Service, the Education and Social Justice Project provides summer research fellowships to travel abroad for in-depth examinations of innovative initiatives, particularly within Jesuit secondary and post-secondary institutions.

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The Junior Year Abroad Network (JYAN) connects Georgetown students spending a semester or more at other universities around the world.

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As part of a collaboration with the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting the Berkley Center selects one Georgetown student annually to receive a reporting fellowship. Projects investigate the religious dimension of an international issue, illuminating what is overlooked, untold, or misunderstood.

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The Religion, Ethics, and World Affairs (REWA) program offers a minor for Georgetown undergraduate students in the Walsh School of Foreign Service and Georgetown College, administered through the Berkley Center.
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"The Pulitzer fellowship is something I'm going to look back on as one of the most formative experiences of my life. It's motivated me to amplify voices that have gone unheard, whether in a future career in journalism or through nonprofit work."

Julia Friedmann

Creating a World Without Nuclear Weapons

The Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame and the Berkley Center invite undergraduate students to apply to attend this May 2020 seminar, which focuses on developing the next generation of arms control specialists within the Catholic community. Applications are due February 15, 2020.

Learn more about the seminar

Pulitzer Center International Reporting Fellowship 2020

The Berkley Center and Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting announce a call for applications for summer 2020 fellowships. All full-time Georgetown undergraduate and graduate students are welcome to apply. Applications will be accepted until February 15, 2020.

Learn more about the Pulitzer Center fellowship