The Frédéric Bastiat Fellowship is a one-year competitive fellowship program awarded to graduate students attending master's juris doctoral and doctoral programs in a variety of fields including economics law political science and public policy.
The aim of this fellowship is to introduce students to the Austrian Virginia and Bloomington schools of political economy as academic foundations for pursuing contemporary policy analysis. They will explore how this framework is utilized to analyze policy implications of a variety of topics during a series of colloquia where they will interact with Mercatus scholars that work on the cutting edge of policy analysis.The total award of up to $5000 includes a stipend and travel and lodging to attend colloquia hosted by the Mercatus Center. Bastiat Fellows are eligible to apply for conference and research support. They can also re-apply to the fellowship each year.For more information or to apply please visit the scholarship provider's website.