Welcome to the Osgood Center!

The premier foreign policy program in the heart of Washington, D.C.

The Osgood Center is a non-profit educational organization that offers short-term foreign policy programs and experiential learning to graduate, college, and high school students from around the globe. Regular attendance cost is extremely competitive with comparable programs, and limited scholarships and group rates are available.

Osgood Center programs are thought-provoking, experiential, and solution focused. Students come face-to-face with foreign policy and international leaders, including experts from the U.S. State Department, U.S. Defense Department, National Security Council at the White House, U.S. Congress, and premier think tanks.


The Osgood Center Proudly Presents the 2021 VIRTUAL Gene Alpert Presidential Inauguration Program.

See more details about the 2021 VIRTUAL Presidential Inauguration program.

The Osgood Center mourns the passing of its Vice President, Eugene Alpert. An educator for 45 years, Gene was a stalwart supporter of experiential education at TCU, The Washington Center, and, for the past 5 years, the Osgood Center. This January’s Program is hereby designated as the Gene Alpert Presidential Inauguration Program.

Mission & Vision

Osgood Center Mission: The Osgood Center for International Studies is a non-profit organization that advances understanding of public affairs and contemporary international issues.., Read more...


Political Update by Charles Morrison - September 27

Political Update by Charles Morrison - October 17

Political Update by Charles Morrison - October 28

Political Update by Charles Morrison - November 18

Osgood Professional Development Progr@m Model Security Council 2020
2021 VIRTUAL Presidential Inauguration Program


The Osgood Center is proud to share the link to the panel Transnational Blackness: A Conversation About Race and Racism Around the World, in which Nicholas Bassey, a board member, engaged in a very relevant dialogue about race.

International Studies Summer Internship

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