Fellowships

Learn what some of our previous Fellows have done in education, government, health, law, and social services as you consider projects in these and other areas such as the arts, sustainability, or community advocacy.

The prestigious PPSF program selectively awards grants to 10–12 applicants from the many who apply each year seeking support for their innovative projects that serve the public good. Students from Harvard College and from Harvard’s graduate and professional Schools are eligible to apply.

Harvard’s Presidential Public Service Fellowship (PPSF) program supports a broad range of summerlong opportunities that serve the common good. Our Fellows are involved in meaningful projects that affect communities across the United States. They are active in programs that focus on education, the arts, and government; work in social services and human rights organizations; and seek improved outcomes in health, the environment, and the justice system.