Our promise is to improve the lives of all Americans by giving policymakers access to high-quality information and engaging citizens as active participants in the formation of public policy.
The Harkin Institute for Public Policy & Citizen Engagement is located at Drake University and serves as a venue and catalyst for dynamic non-partisan research, learning, and outreach to promote understanding of the policy issues to which Senator Tom Harkin devoted his career.
Application Deadline: March 9, 2018
The Harkin Institute’s D.C. Experience Scholarship provides financial support for Drake undergraduates pursuing summer internships in Washington, D.C.
In the wake of the new Climate Science Special Report (NCA4) we need to take a moment to consider how our diet impacts the environment.