Watson Institute is built on the belief that to solve the toughest challenges facing the world, we must equip the next generation with the necessary tools, network, mindset, and courage to unleash a lifetime of impact.
Watson Institute is a revolutionary new model of higher education for next-generation innovators and social entrepreneurs. At Watson, promising young leaders from around the world convene to Boulder, Colorado and South Florida to launch and advance solutions to the world’s most urgent social, economic, and environmental challenges.
Opportunity: Watson Institute, a revolutionary new model of higher education for next-generation innovators and social entrepreneurs, is excited to announce their new American Impact Fellowship that fully covers the cost of attending Watson’s 4-month Semester Incubator in Boulder, Colorado.
In Watson’s Semester Incubator, students and recent graduates with an early stage social venture complete their Watson experience as a study away or gap semester. The program includes training in fundraising, team building, business model validation, and personal development; intensive mentorship; and a powerful community of peers. We work with students on an individual basis regarding credit transfers back to their home institutions.
The merit-based Fellowship is tailored for young U.S. social entrepreneurs tackling the greatest challenges facing the world. Watson Institute’s intensive Semester Incubator is tailored for college students and recent graduates with an early-stage social venture or project.
How to Apply: Watson Institute awards one merit-based American Impact Fellowship per semester. To apply for the Fellowship, please select “yes” under the American Impact Fellowship question found in our Semester Incubator application. To qualify, you must be a resident or citizen of the United States.
Link to Apply: https://watson.is/semester-incubator-application/
Deadline to Apply: 10/15/2018