Clarke Diplomatic Security (DS) Fellowship Virtual Info Session

August 16 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

DATE: August 16

TIME: 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm




If you are thinking about pursuing a master’s degree starting in fall 2024 and are interested in up to $42,000 annually in academic funding, join us for a 30-minute virtual info session to hear about the William D. Clarke, Sr. Diplomatic Security (Clarke DS) Fellowship.


Register here: Today


This two-year graduate fellowship program, funded by the U.S. Department of State, includes academic funding for your full-time master’s degree program, two summer practicums with stipends, professional development, and mentorship. After successful completion of the program and the Foreign Service entry requirements, you will receive an appointment as a Diplomatic Security Service (DSS) Special Agent, and launch your career traveling the world, leading and managing U.S. diplomatic mission security programs, conducting transnational criminal investigations, and more.


Sign up today to hear an overview of the eligibility requirements, benefits, application process, and timeline. You’ll have plenty of time to ask questions.


Applications for the 2024 cohort of the Clarke DS Fellowship are being accepted starting mid-July to October 1, 2023. The website will be updated with exact dates.


All UF students and alumni who meet the eligibility requirements are invited to attend. Please note the Clarke DS Fellowship requires U.S. citizenship to apply.


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