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    Professional Development Program

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    Economics for Leaders
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    July 17 – 22

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    Fall Online Courses Open

    EOFT1:  September 6 – October 28

    EOFT2:  October 10 – December 9

    TE-FR:  September 6 – October 28

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Alumni Opportunities

The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) sponsors semester and summer LIVE. LEARN. INTERN. programs based in Washington, DC. Each program includes courses for transferable credit from George Mason University, a guaranteed internship placement, furnished housing, guest lectures and site briefings as well as professional development and networking events.

Programs are offered in the following areas:

  • International Affairs
  • Public Policy + Economics
  • Journalism + Communications
  • Service + Community Leadership
  • Business + Government Affairs
  • Leadership + the American Presidency
  • Legal Studies (for 1L + 2L students only)

To learn more about the programs and application process please visit www.DCinternships.org. Special scholarship funding is available to alumni of FTE programs. Please email Dana Faught at dfaught@tfas.org to qualify for one of the FTE scholarship awards.