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Public Sector Fellowships for PhDs

October 16, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Berkeley PhDs and Postdocs: Are you interested in careers in government and policy? Do you want to learn more about postdoctoral fellowships for PhDs interested in government positions?

Join Beyond Academia for the”Public Sector Fellowships” Workshop [Free]. The event will begin at 4pm on Monday, October 16th, 2017 at Pauley Ballroom, MLK Student Union on UC Berkeley Campus.

We will host current and past fellows from:

  • the Mellon / American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) Public Fellows Program
  • the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Policy Fellowship
  • the California Council of Science and Technology (CCST) Policy Fellowships
  • the Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program

Fellows will discuss each program in an opening panel and host detailed workshops on the application process. Learn how to make your application stand out! This event will include light refreshments and a concluding networking reception.


  • 4:00-4:45: Panel [Pauley East Ballroom]
  • 4:50-5:35 – First Workshop session: room 1 [ CCST ] // room 2 [ ACLS ]
  • 5:40 –6:25 – Second Workshop session: room 1 [ AAAS ] // room 2 [ PMF ]
  • 6:25 – 7:15 Networking Reception

For more information about the schedule and panelists, visit our website.

Admission is free but requires a $10 deposit to ensure attendance. Attendees will receive a full refund after attending the event or request it 48 hours before the event starts.

This event is sponsored by VSPA


October 16, 2017
4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Event Category:


Beyond Academia


MLK Jr. Student Union, Pauley Ballroom
MLK Jr. Student Union
Berkeley, 94720 United States
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