As a faculty or advisor, you are in a great position to identify qualified students in IT-related degree programs and encourage them to apply for the FAIT Fellowship program. On this web page, you’ll find useful downloadable resources that you can print out and share with your students.
Contact a Diplomat in Residence (DIR) in your region
The Department of State has 16 Diplomats in Residence (DIRs) located in regions across the United States. These career Foreign Service Officers are responsible for providing guidance and advice to students, professionals and the community about State Department careers. Here is an interactive map to provide the contact info and bio of the DIR in your region: https://careers.state.gov/connect/dir/
Host and promote a virtual info session for your students
Please use the form on this page to request a virtual info session and we will contact you right away to schedule a convenient date and time. We’ll set up the virtual info session on our webinar platform and we’ll provide an overview of the FAIT Fellowship followed by a live Q&A session.