The University of Missouri – Kansas City Proudly Supports The Paul D. Coverdell Fellows Program

About the Coverdell Fellows Program

Peace Corps LogoFounded in 1985 at Teachers College, Columbia University (and formerly known as Fellows/USA), the Coverdell Fellows Program is now a network of partnerships between the Peace Corps and more than 90 universities across the country. Competitively selected Coverdell Fellows undertake service internships in high-need American communities and receive financial aid while working toward their graduate degrees. Returned Peace Corps Volunteers may apply to enroll in a Coverdell Fellowship at participating universities at any time after successfully completing Peace Corps service.

Peace Corps Fellowship information and application

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