Kennedy Center Fellowship Program

The Kennedy Center Fellowship Program began in 2001, and provides comprehensive study to 10 arts managers at the Kennedy Center with coursework in strategic planning, marketing, and development; three practical work rotations in Center departments; and a series of professional development seminars. The paid fellowships are full-time and last nine months from September through May.


 DeVos Institute Summer International Fellowship Program at the Kennedy Center

The Summer International Fellowship Program provides practical experience to 15 mid-to-high level arts leaders currently working in international nonprofit performing arts organizations. This full-time, four-week intensive program takes place at the Kennedy Center each July; Fellows attend each summer for three consecutive years. While at the Center, the fellows take classes and refine strategic plans for their home organizations. The Kennedy Center has hosted 42 Fellows in three classes from 28 countries.

Applications are now being accepted for the DeVos Institute Summer International Fellowship Program. The deadline for applications is December 1, 2010.

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The Summer International Fellowship Program is made possible by the The Laura Pels International Foundation for Theater.

Fellowships at the Kennedy Center are made possible by the U.S. Department of Education.

The U.S. Department of Education supports approximately one-third of the budget for the Kennedy Center Education Department. The contents of this document do not necessarily represent the policy of the U.S. Department of Education and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal Government.

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