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Kristin Carlucci Weed and Joshua Weed gathering with Carlucci Fellows at Sanford School
Kristin Carlucci Weed and Joshua Weed gathering with Carlucci Fellows at Sanford School

2022 Fellows

The Marcia and Frank Carlucci Charitable Foundation generously supports internships for graduate students at the Duke Sanford School of Public Policy who are pursuing careers in national security.

Carlucci Fellows

Meet the Carlucci Fellows who are reinventing the future of security studies.

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The Carlucci Family

A letter to the fellows from Mr. Carlucci's daughter, Kristin Carlucci Weed.

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Internship Blogs

Read about the internships Carlucci Fellows complete over the summer.

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Recent Posts

Research in Raleigh and Geneva | Matt Buchanan

August 27, 2020

This summer I worked at NC State’s Lab for Analytic Sciences (LAS). The National Security Agency (NSA) founded the LAS in 2013 to support the…

A Joyful Journey to Jerusalem | Danelle Gamble

August 27, 2020

It was spring break 2019, full of excitement and adventure… and internship hunting.  Two months away from starting my summer break and I still had…

FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force | Ben Hunter

August 12, 2020

During the summer of 2019, I was selected as an embedded intern with the FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force (JTTF) in Manhattan, New York. For…

Summer in Beirut | Jackson Tufts

September 30, 2018

I was fortunate to spend Summer 2018 in Beirut, Lebanon, first as a Visiting Fellow at the National Democratic Institute (NDI) and then as a…

Summer in Raleigh, DC, and Geneva | Rex Steele

September 30, 2018

This summer I worked in the district office of Congressman David Price who represents Raleigh, Chapel Hill and a small portion of Durham. Congressman Price’s…

Assisting a New Command in the Air Force | Spencer Schaffer

September 28, 2018

My summer was divided in two distinct parts while working for two different branches of the military. I attended my Annual Training requirements with the…

Life along the Bosphorus | Erin Moffitt

September 28, 2018

  “Life can’t be all that bad, I’d think from time to time. Whatever happens, I can always take a long walk along the Bosphorus”.–…

Summer at a U.S. Embassy and The Hague | Augustin Gonzalez

September 28, 2018

This summer, I had the opportunity to intern in the Netherlands. I split my time working in the U.S. Embassy and an international law enforcement…

Summer at the Army Research Office | Dodger Eaton

September 28, 2018

The Army Research Office (ARO), located in Research Triangle Park, is the Army’s primary extramural research agency. Currently a subordinate to the Army Research Laboratory,…

Modernizing the Army for Future Fight | J.R. Caldwell

September 28, 2018

Google is unwilling to extend their contract on Project Maven beyond 2019, a program that provides artificial intelligence-based analysis of video and imagery from unmanned…