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2019 Fellow awarded Fulbright research grant to Spain

Jenna Mazza (2019 Schaeffer Fellow) graduated from the University of Southern California with a B.A. in International Relations and a B.A. in Spanish. Jenna completed her Schaeffer Fellow internship with the Los Angeles District Attorney’s office. She is a 2020-2021 Fulbright U.S. Student Program recipient of a Study/Research grant to Spain. Learn more about Jenna’s application experience below: What motivated …

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Harvard Schaeffer Fellow Named Rhodes Scholar

In keeping with his Harvard concentration, DeVaughn plans to pursue a degree in history at Oxford, focusing on the travels of Frederick Douglass, Ida B. Wells, and Malcolm X in the United Kingdom, the political philosophies they brought with them, and the insights into American racism they gained while abroad. Read full story here.

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USC Schaeffer Fellow selected for Rotary Global Grant Scholarship

Remaya Campbell graduated from University of Southern California in December 2017 with a B.A. in Law, History and Culture and a minor in International Relations.  Remaya was selected for a 2018 Rotary Global Grant Scholarship through District 5330.  She will attend the University of Otago in New Zealand for a Masters in Peace and Conflict Studies starting in July 2018.  Her …

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USC Schaeffer Fellow Jamie Kwong wins prestigious Marshall Scholarship

The prestigious Marshall Scholarships fund up to 40 scholars each year to study at graduate level at an UK institution in any field of study. As future leaders, with a lasting understanding of British society, Marshall Scholars strengthen the enduring relationship between the British and American peoples, their governments and their institutions. Marshall Scholars are talented, independent and wide-ranging, and …

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USC Schaeffer Fellow earns position with Los Angeles County Medical Association

Via LACMA Website: “Since 1871, LACMA has been at the forefront of medicine in L.A. County, ensuring that our members are represented in the areas of public policy, government relations and community relations. Through our advocacy efforts in both Los Angeles County and with the statewide California Medical Association (CMA), our physician leaders and staff strive toward a common vision …

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Vivian Le, 2016 USC Schaeffer Fellow, selected as Boren Scholarship recipient

Vivan is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Policy, Planning and Development and currently studying in Vietnam on the Boren Scholarship.  Boren Scholarships require rigorous language study and the majority of awardees spend a full academic year overseas.  In exchange for funding, Boren Scholarship recipients commit to working in the federal government for at least one year after graduation.  Prior to her study in …

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2016 Schaeffer Fellow among 50 students selected for first-ever “White House College Reporter Day”

Sonali Seth graduated from the University of Southern California in May 2018 with a degrees in Political Science and Policy, Planning and Development. Sonali was selected as one of only 50 college students chosen from a national pool of applicants to attend the first-ever White House College Reporter Day in 2016 just prior to her Schaeffer Fellowship.  Sonali was the Editorial Director and …