Supports graduate study for students with a commitment to a career in public service who are poised to be change agents in their careers. Up to $30,000 for graduate study in any field.
Goes By: Mount Vernon
A competitive six week summer leadership program that offers a small, select group of rising college juniors unparalleled opportunities in the nation’s capital and on the famous estate of America’s first president.
The Mount Vernon Leadership Fellows program is a fully paid, five and a half week summer residential program for rising juniors who desire to make a difference. Rising third-year students from diverse academic disciplines are eligible to spend the summer near Washington, D.C. to immerse themselves in a leadership development program inspired by George Washington and today's foremost leaders. This select, small cohort will engage in dynamic leadership education curriculum, interact with nationally recognized corporate, government, and military leaders in the nation’s capital; and discover how to change the world through self-reflection, exciting experiential activities, and a community service-focused capstone project.
Fully funded 6-week summer experience, including $600 per week stipend.
|Year(s) of Application||Sophomore|
Minimum Grade Point Average
|Campus Nomination Required||No|
|Year of Study Funded|
|Areas of Interest:||Summer Opportunity, Public Service|
Be sure to consult the competition website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.
Intent to Apply
Friday, November 1, 2019
Mount Vernon Electronic Deadline
Friday, January 31, 2020
Summer Opportunities Session
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Gressette Room (3rd Floor Harper College)
Last updated: July 1, 2019