Ralph Bunche Summer Institute (RBSI)
|Eligibility:||Juniors, minorities, US citizens, interest in political science|
|Class Eligibility:||Undergraduate Only|
The Ralph Bunche Summer Institute (RBSI) is a five week, academically intensive summer program designed to simulate the graduate school experience, provide mentoring, and expand academic opportunities for African American, Latino/a, and Native American students. For over a decade, the Institute has helped talented minority students between their junior and senior year of college excel and go on to graduate school, many with full fellowships and teaching assistantships. The institute is held at Duke University.
|Award:||The Institute provides full support of tuition, transportation, room and board, books, and instructional materials. Participants will also receive a stipend of $200 a week.|