Apply to be a Presidential Fellow

Applications for the 2019-21 Presidential Fellowship cohort will be available beginning on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 and will be due on October 15, 2018.

Minimum requirements to be considered for the Presidential Fellowship cohort:

  • Undergraduate GW senior graduating in fall 2018 or spring 2019
  • In good academic and disciplinary standing with the university
  • Completed at least 55 credits in residence at GW by the end of the fall 2018 semester
  • A minimum 3.25 cumulative GW GPA by the end of the fall 2018 semester
  • Admitted into a GW master's degree program by April 2019 and intending to start the program in the fall 2019
  • Willing to fulfill the two-year, full-time Presidential Fellowship program.

Eligibility

Students completing combined 5-year bachelor’s/master’s degree programs are eligible for the Presidential Fellowship program so long as they are willing to fulfill the two-year, full-time Presidential Fellowship program commitment which can include  extending the scheduled completion of their master’s degree program and/or pursuing a graduate certificate in addition to their master’s degree. 

Law School students seeking a non-lawyer degree (MSL) are eligible to apply for the Presidential Fellowship.

Law School students seeking professional law degrees (JD/LLM) and Medical School (MD) students are not eligible for the Presidential Fellowship program.  

Email [email protected] with any specific questions.