Your potential. Our commitment. Limitless possibilities.


Harvard Kennedy School makes a difference in the world. So do you.

You believe that your work connects to something larger than yourself. Whether you’re a social entrepreneur or a policy wonk, a grassroots organizer or public-minded innovator, you understand the impact we can achieve together.

Harvard University’s graduate school of public policy offers an educational experience at the nexus of scholarship and governance. United by a common drive to make the world a better place, we transform ideas and ideals into real-world solutions.

Every generation faces the opportunity to meet the pressing challenges of its era. At Harvard Kennedy School, we make the commitment with you. If you want to make a change in the world, this is the place to start. Seize the opportunity.

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"Including people with a diversity of backgrounds and perspectives in the Kennedy School community is crucial to our ability to advance our mission because it strengthens our analytic and leadership capabilities."

Dean Doug Elmendorf
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