Harvard Kennedy School of Government Public Policy and Leadership Conference (PPLC)


Please consult the program website to confirm details, including applicable deadlines.

Program Purpose and Description: 
The Kennedy School of Government's Public Policy and Leadership Conference is designed to inform students about careers in the public sector. The Conference encourages students with a commitment to public service to prepare for graduate study in public policy and international affairs.
Program Benefits: 
Participants in the spring conference receive travel, accommodations, and meals.
Applicant Profile: 
Selection is based on the applicant's academic standing alongside a demonstrated commitment to public service, leadership, or activism.
Underrepresented freshmen and sophomores interested in professional careers in public service.
U.S. citizens and permanent residents only.
Program Deadline: 
Usually in November.
How To Apply: 
Students or alumni, as applicable, may apply directly to this program. Applicants are encouraged, however, to work with SF State's fellowship advisor well in advance of the program deadline to perfect their application essays and other materials.