PPIA Announces Summer 2019 Public Service Weekends for Undergraduates - Apply Now!

The Public Policy & International Affairs Program (PPIA) has announced its summer 2019 public service weekends for undergraduates. PPIA’s mission and overall focus are to increase the participation and inclusion of traditionally underrepresented groups at the highest level of public sector leadership. PPIA’s vision focuses on creating a new generation of diverse students to enter graduate programs and pursue careers in public service.

Depending on the conference/weekend some housing, meals, and travel costs are covered or provided by the program. Please refer to the individual weekend for specific details.

2019 Summer Public Service Weekends:

Social Equity and Public Policy Analysis

  • Virginia Commonwealth University – L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs, Richmond, VA, June 14-16, 2019
  • Application deadline Wednesday, May 15, 2019, 11:59 PM EST

Local Action, Global Goals: Service For Sustainable Development – United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

  • Seton Hall University – School of Diplomacy and International Relations, South Orange, NJ, June 21-23, 2019
  • Application deadline Wednesday, May 15, 2019, 11:59 PM EST

Leadership in the Age of Smart Cities: How Data and Technology Impacts Equity in our Communities

  • Carnegie Mellon University – Heinz College, Washington, DC, July 12-14, 2019
  • Application Deadline: Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 11:59PM EST

NextGen Leadership: Ethics and Practice

  • George Washington University – Elliott School & Trachtenberg School of Public Policy & Public Administration, Washington, DC, July 25-28, 2019
  • Application Deadline: Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 11:59PM EST