Obama Foundation Scholarship

University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy
The Obama Foundation Scholars Program features a graduate degree tailored for promising international leaders – the Master of Arts degree in International Development and Policy (MAIDP) – offered by the world-renowned University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy. In addition to pursuing a Master of Arts degree in International Development and Policy, you'll have the opportunity to receive a full scholarship that includes access to exceptional programming outside of the classroom. Through the Obama Foundation Scholars Program, you’ll be connected to one another, the UChicago and Obama Foundation networks, and gain additional skills, training, and inspiration that will help you change your community and, ultimately, the world. The Obama Foundation Scholars Program offers an extraordinary scholarship that covers tuition and expenses and provides a living stipend, funding for books and course materials, medical insurance, housing, and opportunities to experience unique out-of-the-classroom programming. Any travel costs for these experiences will also be fully covered.
Multiple deadlines

Degree levels

Graduate - Master's

Restricted to these majors

Public Policy, International Relations, International Development