Summer Institutes

University Network for Human Rights Summer Intensive

In this fully funded, 8 week intensive, students will learn important practical skills from internationally renowned human rights practitioners. Then, they will apply those skills to real-world human rights campaigns under the supervision of our advocacy team.

Hertog Foundation Political Studies Program

This seven-week summer fellowship focuses on the theory and practice of politics, allowing students to build a full summer of seminars on political philosophy, public policy, and foreign affairs.

Public Policy and International Affairs Program Junior Summer Institutes

The Junior Summer Institute is an intensive seven-week summer program that focuses on preparing students for graduate programs in public and international affairs and careers as policy professionals, public administrators and other leadership roles in public service.

Ralph Bunche Summer Institute

The Ralph Bunche Summer Institute is an annual, intensive five-week program held at Duke University. It is designed to introduce to the world of doctoral study in political science those undergraduate students from under-represented racial and ethnic groups.