The Ralph J. Bunche International Affairs Center at Howard University has announced that Angela Chin was awarded a 2021 Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Fellowship following a highly competitive nationwide selection process. The Rangel Fellowship, funded by the U.S. Department of State and administered by Howard University, supports extraordinary individuals who want to pursue a career in the Foreign Service of the U.S. Department of State. The fellowship will support Angela through a two-year master’s degree in an area of relevance to the Foreign Service.
Angela is a former Undergraduate International Study Fellow. She used her award to study abroad in Amman, Jordan during the fall 2018 semester. She graduated with distinction from UNC-Chapel Hill with a Bachelor of Arts in Public Policy and Global Studies. While at UNC, she also studied abroad in Ecuador, led the Black Students Abroad campus organization, and received the Chancellor’s Award for International Leadership. During her final semester, Angela interned for the Brookings Center for Middle East Policy through the UNC Honors Seminar on Public Policy and Global Affairs in Washington D.C. She is a 2018 Charles B. Rangel Summer Enrichment Program Scholar, a 2019 Public Policy and International Affairs Fellow, and a 2020 Honors Carolina Laureate. Angela currently works as the Sudan and South Sudan Program Assistant at the U.S. Institute of Peace and serves as a member of the National Scholarship and Standards Committee of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
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