The RFG class of 2019 fellows benefited from internship experience and professional connections internationally and across the U.S. in California, Hawaii, and Washington DC. Click here for the full list of 2018 summer internships.

Government Accountability Office (GAO), DC

  • Education, Workforce and Income Security Department, Services for the Rural Elderly: Sara
    Poirier, UMD SPP

National Defense University (NDU), DC

  • College of International Security Affairs: Audrey Hopkins, Bush
  • Eisenhower School: Sailer Perkins, Bush

US Indo-Pacific Area Command (USINDOPACOM), Hawaii

  • Strategy and Policy Division, J56: Elizabeth Kokemoor, Maxwell
  • Northeast Asia Policy Division, J51 (jointly with the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies): Jacob Throwe, UCSD GPS
  • Center for Excellence for Disaster Management and Humanitarian Assistance: Taylor Tielke, UCSD GPS

U.S. Citizen and Immigration Services (USCIS)

  • Communications Office, DC: Emma Buckhout, Maxwell
  • Field Office, LA: Jennifer Valdez, Maxwell

U.S. State Department

  • Office of Commercial and Business Affairs, DC: Ariana Scurti, UMD SPP
  • Office of Development Finance, DC: Simona Griffith, UMD SPP
  • Office of Emerging Security Challenges, DC: Erica Symonds, UMD SPP
  • Office of Global Change, DC: Isabelle Heilman, UCSD GPS
  • Regional Security Office, Chengdu, China: Clayton Yates, Bush
  • U.S. Embassy Press Office, Beijing, China: Noelle Camp, Bush