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Meet the 2017 APSA Ralph Bunche Summer Institute (RBSI) Scholars

The 2017 APSA Ralph Bunche Summer Institute (RBSI) Program will take place from May 28 – June 29, 2017 at Duke University. It is designed to introduce to the world of doctoral study in political science those undergraduate students from under-represented racial and ethnic groups or those interested in broadening participation in political science and pursuing scholarship on issues affecting under-represented groups. Participants in the RBSI are drawn from a competitive national applicant pool. Under the direction of Dr. Paula D. McClain, the RBSI program is in its 31st year and provides training in political science research methodology and hands-on research experience.

Read full 2017 RBSI bios.