Princeton in Asia, Africa, and Latin America

Princeton facilitates three year-long fellowship programs that are open to all recent U.S. and Canadian college graduates who are U.S. citizens, U.S. permanent residents, or holders of valid U.S. student visas.

Princeton in Asia (PiA) arranges fellowships and internships with Asian host organizations in the fields of education, health, international development, environmental advocacy, journalism, engineering, technology, law and business. Fellowships are the means of fostering person-to-person diplomacy, enhancing mutual understanding, serving vulnerable communities with unmet needs and providing transformative experiences for fellows and host communities.

  • For most positions, PiA is looking for an interest in and a desire to learn about Asia rather than in-depth knowledge
  • Deadline: November

Princeton in Africa (PiAf) develops young leaders committed to Africa‚Äôs advancement by offering yearlong fellowship opportunities with a variety of organizations that work across the African continent. The experience is an investment on the part of each Fellow, each fellowship organization, and Princeton in Africa.

  • Prior experience in Africa is not a prerequisite
  • Deadline: November

Princeton in Latin America (PiLA) matches partner NGO and multilateral organizations that are engaged in socially responsible development projects in Latin America and the Caribbean with highly qualified and motivated recent college graduates who are interested in year-long service fellowship opportunities throughout the region.

  • Fellowship stipends cover basic subsistence needs during the period of overseas service
  • For nearly all posts, working knowledge of the target language (Spanish, Portuguese or French) is generally necessary
  • Deadline: November