Opportunities for Students

The following list represents opportunities for students provided by the J. Dennis Hastert Center for Economics, Government, and Public Policy.

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Hastert Center Interns

  • Financial awards given towards B/EC or Pol/IR internships
  • Students chosen through application process
  • Internship must fit with the Mission of the Hastert Center 

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Hastert Center Scholars

  • Financial awards given towards student summer research projects
  • Students chosen through application process
  • Internship must fit with the Mission of the Hastert Center

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Hastert Essay Competition

  • $500 Cash Prize!
  • Students submitt an academic research paper analyzing a problem related to the nexus of economics, government, and/or public policy.
  • Winner will be chosen by a panel of faculty readers from the B/EC and Pol/IR departments.
  • Application deadline has been extended to Friday, April 11 at 5:00 pm.

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Iron Sharpens Iron: The Political Economy of Globalization

ISI with FW de KlerkAn exciting 8-week immersion program uniquely blending the cultural, political, economic, and business aspects of a world region.

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  • Earn 8 credits
  • 4 weeks of on-campus coursework
  • 4 weeks of travel – previous programs have gone to Europe, Latin America, China, and Africa 

 

If you have questions about these opportunities please contact Heidi Leffler, Hastert Center Office Coordinator, at 630-752-5975.

 

Hastert Center Interns

  • Financial awards given towards B/EC or Pol/IR internships
  • Students chosen through application process
  • Internship must fit with the Mission of the Hastert Center 

APPLY NOW >

 

Hastert Center Scholars

  • Financial awards given towards student summer research projects
  • Students chosen through application process
  • Internship must fit with the Mission of the Hastert Center

APPLY NOW >

 

Hastert Essay Competition

  • $500 Cash Prize!
  • Students submitt an academic research paper analyzing a problem related to the nexus of economics, government, and/or public policy.
  • Winner will be chosen by a panel of faculty readers from the B/EC and Pol/IR departments.
  • Application deadline has been extended to Friday, April 11 at 5:00 pm.

APPLY NOW>

 

Iron Sharpens Iron: The Political Economy of Globalization

ISI with FW de KlerkAn exciting 8-week immersion program uniquely blending the cultural, political, economic, and business aspects of a world region.

 MORE >

 

 

 

  • Earn 8 credits
  • 4 weeks of on-campus coursework
  • 4 weeks of travel – previous programs have gone to Europe, Latin America, China, and Africa 

 

If you have questions about these opportunities please contact Heidi Leffler, Hastert Center Office Coordinator, at 630-752-5975.