The Air Force will sponsor three eligible captains to pursue a doctorate degree through the fiscal year 2016 CSAF Captains Prestigious PhD Program. Applicants must be line of the Air Force active duty captains with fewer than nine years of total active commissioned time as of Aug. 31, 2016. Applications are due to the Air Force Personnel Center no later than July 15, 2015. Officers submitting their packages are encouraged to immediately begin applying to their schools of interest. Candidates selected for the program may pursue a doctorate in Asia Pacific studies, history, political science, international relations, economics, philosophy, international business relations, international security studies, and political systems and theories. Complete eligibility requirements and application instructions are available on the myPers website. For more information about Air Force personnel programs, visit myPers.
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