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Member Benefits

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YPFP Members receive access to members-only events, local perks such as discounted language classes and various publications, access to YPFP’s global membership directory, and opportunities to moderate or speak at YPFP and partner events. Need more information? Email us at membership@ypfp.org.

Benefits of Membership

Affordable Insurance Packages with Clements Worldwide

YPFP is delighted to announce that we have partnered with Clements Worldwide to provide our Members with preferred rates on personal insurance solutions in both the US and while abroad. Clements specializes in supporting individuals and companies who travel to all corners of the world, ensuring peace of mind and enabling Members to travel/live anywhere in the world.Through the partnership Clements will offer US-based Members Auto and Renters Insurance as well as Health, Life, Income Protection, Auto, and Property insurance for those abroad. Please be sure to check out career and internship opportunities Clements offers as well. 

 

Scholarship for Johns Hopkins University’s Master of Arts in Global Policy

The Johns Hopkins University, School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) and Young Professionals in Foreign Policy are pleased to announce a scholarship program for the Master of Arts in Global Policy (MAGP), a 16-month graduate degree designed to specifically accommodate working professionals. The scholarship program is available for the 2020-2021 academic year, which begins in July 2020. YPFP members accepted into the MAGP program will be awarded a scholarship covering 15% of the tuition. You are also encouraged to apply for half-tuition scholarships that are awarded to exceptional candidates. For more information, kindly visit the website at https://sais.jhu.edu/magp or contact Martina Leinz, Director of Executive Education Recruitment and Outreach at mleinz1@jhu.edu. Our application deadline is May 15, 2020. Want to learn more? Sit in on a class, and speak to MAGP students and alumni at one of MAGP's upcoming preview days and information sessions.

Summer Diplomatic Academy

The Summer Diplomatic Academy is a unique and intensive practical training program that introduces undergraduate and graduate students and recent graduates to careers in international diplomacy. The program also includes career-counseling sessions. Students receive certificates from the Academy.The course is taught by career ambassadors and other professional diplomats, who have served in dozens of countries over several decades. They provide insight into policy-making and implementation, diplomatic protocol, the functions and management of embassies and consulates, diplomatic reporting and writing, negotiation and mediation, political and economic tradecraft, public diplomacy and cross-cultural communication and other skills and competencies.YPFP members are eligible for $1,000 partial scholarships. Applicants must submit a CV or resume, as well as a cover letter explaining how the program will further their career goals.Please click here for more details.

 

Job Opportunities with GlobalWonks

As a YPFP member you have access to YPFP’s Job Board and opportunities to become a freelance foreign policy consultant through our partnership with GlobalWonks. GlobalWonks provides a marketplace for experts such as yourself to reach new clients, a community for professional development, and a solution for managing administrative hassles like drafting contracts and chasing payment. GlobalWonks has created a pathway in their algorithm and search engine to allow maximum visibility and engagement opportunities for YPFP members.