Experiential learning is a cornerstone of the Monterey Way. Whether on-campus or in a developing country, practica provide students with opportunities to explore real world contexts as freelance consultants, field researchers, and junior-level professionals. This page is for previous programs. View our current winter & spring practica.
This program is for aspiring international development and social change practitioners who are seeking a professional certificate in program design, partnering, management, and innovation (DPMI).
What is Design, Partnering, Management & Innovation?
The PTD program has undergone a curriculum innovation which produced the launch of the Summer Peacebuilding Program (SPP), a three-week long intensive training program designed to bridge the theory and practice of building peace in societies that are emerging from conflict, violence or war.
The Middlebury Institute Legacy Scholarship is a $10,000 scholarship for Middlebury alumni and their extended family members.
$10,000 Legacy Scholarship Award
Degree holders from any Middlebury school are eligible for a guaranteed $10,000 Legacy Scholarship. This may be part of a larger merit and need-based scholarship award depending on the strength of your application or financial situation.
Legacy Scholarship Eligibility
For this scholarship, Middlebury alumni include the following:
We’re proud to offer a wide variety of competitive scholarships to our master’s programs for both U.S. and international students.
Alumni or members of our partner organizations and schools, including the Peace Corps, AmeriCorps, City Year, Fulbright, JET and many more, may receive a guaranteed scholarship award as a part of their need-based and merit scholarship awards.
We'll waive your application fee, too! To receive your application fee waiver, visit go.miis.edu/partner.