Eligibility and Application


Students who currently are enrolled in a graduate program, or who have completed such a program within the past two years, are eligible for the fellowship. WCPI strongly recommends that applicants complete at least nine hours of graduate coursework before applying and display serious interest in research and policymaking relevant to issues affecting women and their families.

You must be legally eligible to work in the United States.


We now are accepting applications for the 2020 Class of Fellows!

Please click here for the 2020 Fellowship Fact Sheet.

Please click here for the 2020 Fellowship Application.

The deadline for applications is 5 p.m. Eastern, Monday, June 3, 2019.

Please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page for more information.