The Council on Foreign Relations is seeking strong and qualified applicants for five 2016–2017 fellowship programs. We would greatly appreciate it if you would circulate the information below to your colleagues or anyone you know who may be interested in applying.

Thank you in advance, and please do not hesitate to contact our office with any questions.


Janine W. Hill
Director, Fellowship Affairs
and Studies Strategic Planning
Council on Foreign Relations
58 East 68th Street
New York, New York 10065
tel 212.434.9753 fax 212.434.9870




The Council on Foreign Relations’ (CFR) Fellowship Program offers unique opportunities for mid-career scholars and practitioners who have a demonstrated commitment to a career in foreign policy. Fellows are recruited year-round and come from a wide variety of fields, such as academia, business, government, media, NGOs, and think tanks. The duration of each fellowship is generally twelve months, and the program offers a competitive stipend. CFR is seeking applicants for the following five 2016–2017 programs:
October 31 Application Deadline:
International Affairs Fellowship in Japan, sponsored by Hitachi, Ltd.


December 15 Application Deadline:


January 16 Application Deadline:
International Affairs Fellowship in Nuclear Security, sponsored by the Stanton Foundation


March 1 Application Deadline:
Program details, eligibility requirements, and application instructions can be found online at For more information, please contact[log in to unmask] or 212.434.9740.