National deadline: TBA (Available October 2016)

Eligibility requirements:

  • U.S. citizen 
  • Junior in good standing
  • Demonstrated leadership ability and involvement
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.4 or above

Award summary: The Mount Vernon Leadership Fellows is a competitive five-and-a-half week summer leadership program in the nation's capital and on the famous estate of America's first president. 

Application process: online

Application requirements:

  • Application form
  • Transcript(s)
  • Letters of recommendation (2)
  • Essays (2) between 500-600 words each

Faculty representative: Keith Raether

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