Sanford features a wide array of special programs for students at every level of education.
Undergraduate Special Programs
Graduate level special programs
Duke-UNC Rotary Peace Center
One of only seven such centers in the world, the Duke-UNC Rotary Peace Center supports 20 fully-funded Rotary Peace Fellows, 10 MIDP and 10 UNC, based on their ability to have a significant, positive impact on world peace and conflict resolution during their future careers.
Available for both undergraduate and graduate students
Sanford offers many ways for graduate and undergraduate students to gain additional real-world experience in policymaking.
Policy Lab: Students research policy questions for policymakers, issue advocates, and other change agents.
CX Lab: Students use human-centered design principles to help organizations improve the customer and employee experience.
Sanford Board Leadership Initiative: MPP students serve as non-voting members on nonprofit boards.