Professional Development

CONFLICT RESOLUTION FELLOWS

The Conflict Resolution Fellows program offers students the opportunity to work with Georgetown faculty and staff on conflict-related work.  Conflict Resolution Fellows are paid $15 per hour and can work up to ten hours per week. CR Fellows are recruited in August for positions to start in September. 

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SUMMER FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM

The Summer Fellowship Program aims to provide students with a meaningful, hands-on practical experience in the field while simultaneously allowing them to contribute to capacity building on the ground. The program offers a ten-week intensive fellowship program each summer. Selected students are placed in various organizations focusing on peace and conflict resolution. The Conflict Resolution program provides each summer fellow a stipend to cover travel costs, accommodation, food and other basic costs.

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CAREERS WORKSHOP SERIES

The Conflict Resolution Program offers a series of careers workshops with leading conflict resolution practitioners.  The series allows students to get to know leaders in the field and learn from their experiences.

LANGUAGE SCHOLARSHIPS

Full-time students are eligible for language scholarships for intermediate and below language courses taken at Georgetown.  The scholarship covers the complete cost of such courses and all foreign languages offered at Georgetown University are eligible for the scholarship. 

Additional funding for students

All CR Students receive $1100 per academic year in professional development funds to support their growth as conflict resolution professionals.

External Internships

CR students intern with a variety of organizations and institutions throughout the world. 

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