The Federal workforce is at a crossroads. The need for the best and brightest to serve in federal government positions – particularly in the international arena – has never been more critical. The Robertson Foundation is seeking an Executive Director to broaden and deepen programs designed to meet this urgent need.
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The Robertson Foundation for Government (RFFG) is a nonprofit family foundation dedicated to helping government meet its talent needs by identifying, educating and motivating top U.S. graduate students to pursue federal government careers in foreign policy, national security and international affairs.
RFFG provides a comprehensive academic fellowship, including room, board, and other expenses.
RFFG hosts events and gives tailored recommendations to Fellows as they expand their networks.
RFFG works with various public and private institutions to secure internships for Robertson Fellows.
RFFG helps Fellows follow their passion for public service with employment advice.
Working Together to Improve Government
We partner with organizations focused on improving the Federal workforce.
The NASPA Foundation works to advance the student affairs profession by recognizing achievements, supporting meaningful research and honoring the legacy of NASPA and student affairs leaders, scholars, and practitioners.
The Robertson Fellows are selected by our partner institutions. Upon entry into the program, they gain access to a wide network of resources that help them achieve their goals of Federal Government service, including networking, internship guidance, job hunting, and, of course, funding for their education.
- Networking & Events 15%
- Education Funding 50%
- Internships 10%
- Employment 25%