For Students

The Ash Center's affiliated faculty members teach a number of popular HKS degree courses, advise students, and develop unique curricular materials. 

In addition, the Center supports HKS students with tuition assistance and with co-curricular opportunities including funding for student-led events and initiatives, research and applied learning experiences, tech skills workshops, and more.

The 2018-19 course guide for students is now available. Explore the guide! 

Explore Opportunities

Summer Opportunities

Explore applied learning and research opportunities sponsored by the Ash Center. 

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Study Groups and Workshops

Engage with practitioners during discussion sessions and hands-on workshops. 

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Ash Community Speaker Series

Students present lessons learned from research projects and applied learning experiences.

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Student Initiatives and Independent Study

Learn more about student-led events, research grants, and independent study. 

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Student Fellowships

The Ash Center offers numerous fellowships to students to support their studies at HKS.

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Technology Offerings

Resources to help students learn crucial technology-related skills and opportunities to develop those skills in applied learning environments.

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Travel Grants

Grants to HKS students working on their Policy Analysis Exercises or Second Year Policy Analyses.

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Student Resources

Take advantage of the Ash Center's course guide, case studies, Government Innovators Network and other student resources.

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Student Research

Find Ash Center-supported student research papers.

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Student Spotlight

Kelly Clark2018 Martha H. Mauzy Award Winner

Kelly Clark MPP '18, is passionate about social justice and working to empower communities. Clark hopes to help give voice and political power to those in Richmond, her hometown, who need it most.