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Duke University — Duke Center for International Development

Program Type:
Coverdell Fellows
Duke Center for International Development
Degrees Awarded:
Master of International Development Policy (MIDP)
Admissions Deadlines:
December 31
Program Start:
Fall semester (mid-August)
Program Founded:
August, 2004


Fellows will receive a $10,000 tuition fellowship; additional assistantships or financial aid may be available.


The MIDP Program provides interdisciplinary training to Fellows who are committed to assisting developing countries through service in foreign assistance agencies, international organizations, non-governmental organizations, or other development institutions.

Fellows in the two-year MIDP program must complete a summer internship between their first and second year. Fellows are also required to complete a master's project related to policy issues focused on international development.


A minimum of five years of work experience; application fee.

For inquiries about Paul D. Coverdell Fellows Program, call 855.855.1961 x1440.

Program Contacts

If you have questions, please contact:
Stephanie Alt Lamm
Assistant Director

Master of International Development Policy Program
Duke University Center for International Development Sanford School of Public Policy Box 90237
Durham, North Carolina 27708-0237
(919) 613-9218
(919) 684-2861

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