Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr.

The Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. Foundation

Joseph P. Kennedy Jr., the oldest child of Joseph and Rose Kennedy, was born on July 25, 1915. He attended the Choate School in Connecticut and the London School of Economics prior to entering Harvard, from which he graduated cum laude in 1938. He went on to Harvard Law School but left before his final year to volunteer as a navy flier. Awarded his wings... [ click for more ]

2020 Public Policy Fellowship Announcement.


The applications have closed for 2020.  Announcements for 2021
will be posted in late fall, 2020.  Thank you for your interest.


Guidelines for Funding and Resources

  • The Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. Foundation does not provide grants other than those that are internally generated. Therefore applications and letters of intent or inquiry are not accepted.




Affiliated Organizations

The Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. Foundation / 1133 19th Street NW, 12th Floor / Washington, DC 20036-3604 /