Presidential Fellowship


The George Washington University Presidential Fellowship offers high-achieving students the opportunity for professional development and graduate study at GW. Founded in 1989, the Presidential Fellowship program requires a two-year commitment and fellows contribute to the advancement of the GW community by serving as ambassadors through their academic, professional, and personal involvement.

Expanded Eligibility in 2024-2025

Beginning in the academic year 2024-2025, the eligibility for the Presidential Fellowship opportunity will be expanded to include:

  • GW undergraduate seniors entering a GW Master's degree program,
  • GW undergraduate seniors entering a GW direct entry doctoral degree program, and

  • GW Master’s students entering a GW doctoral degree program.

Information Session Recording

Program Director Autumn Anthony shared an overview of the program and answered student questions.