Each year, through the James C. Gaither Junior Fellows program, the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace offers approximately 12 one-year fellowships to uniquely qualified graduating seniors and individuals who have graduated during the past academic year. They are selected from a pool of nominees nominated by several hundred participating universities and colleges. James C. Gaither Junior Fellows work as research assistants to Carnegie’s senior scholars. Please see your school’s nominating official to learn more about the college application process and please see our FAQ for eligibility requirements.

Current Class

  • Grace Anderson
    Dartmouth College—U.S. Foreign Policy and Diplomacy
  • Megan DuBois
    Colgate University—Nuclear Policy Program
  • Tobin Hansen
    Claremont McKenna College—Geoeconomics and Strategy Program
  • Vishnu Kannan
    Michigan State University—Technology and International Affairs Program
  • Jonathan Kay
    Swarthmore College—South Asia Program
  • Grace Kier
    College of William and Mary—Russia and Eurasia Program
  • Joshua Levy
    Georgetown University—Asia Program
  • Liming Lin
    Lafayette College—Asia Program
  • Lauren Meadows
    Indiana University—Democracy, Conflict, and Governance
  • Benjamin Press
    Princeton University—Democracy, Conflict, and Governance Program
  • Jacqueline Stomski
    University of Maryland—Middle East Program
  • Ian Wallace
    Cornell University—Middle East Program

Incoming Gaither Junior Fellows 2021-2022

  • Maha Alhomoud
    University of Washington
  • Hana Anderson
    St. Olaf College
  • Alexander Csanadi
    American University
  • Caroline Duckworth
    College of William and Mary
  • Ninar Fawal
    University of Toronto
  • Jacob Feldgoise
    Carnegie Mellon University
  • Alexa Fults
    Sewanee: The University of the South
  • Eyako Heh
    The Ohio State University
  • Andrea Lara-Garcia
    University of Arizona
  • Sahil Lauji
    Harvard University
  • Natalie Montoya
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Samuel Orloff
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Nikhita Salgame
    Princeton University

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