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Watson Institute Fellowships

Watson Institute is a place where next-generation entrepreneurs and leaders can find their community, discover their calling, and accelerate their careers. We power career and impact fellowship programs for partners which include award-winning training, venture development stipend, committed mentorship, and a vast network of resources.

 

Explore our active and upcoming programs below.

Kyrah Hughley, Watson Institute Alum, 2022

Welcome to the Fellowships page!

With our filters, you can discover opportunities that best fit your needs, based on location and impact area. Easily check which fellowships are currently open or closed for applications.
Explore, filter, and apply – we can’t wait to receive your application! Your next big opportunity awaits.

Flagship Fellowship
Application Deadline June 1st, 2024

Flagship Fellowship

Provides award-winning training, committed mentorship, and a powerful community of peers for next generation entrepreneurs to advance their impact-focused ventures, careers, and lives ...
Truist Foundation Fellowship
Applications Closed

Truist Foundation Fellowship

Equips entrepreneurs, small business owners, and nonprofit founders with technical training, directly applicable business skills, and financial literacy to increase their positive impact within the ...
Western Union Foundation Fellowship
Application Deadline June 1st, 2024

Western Union Foundation Fellowship

The Western Union Foundation Fellowship is for next-generation entrepreneurs and community leaders from and working with highly marginalized, refugee, and forcibly displaced communities around the ...
Alumni - Nominators
Applications Closed

Ford Fund Fellowship

The Ford Fund Fellowship is a fully-funded virtual program that aims to equip next-generation entrepreneurs with the essential skills and hands-on experience necessary to enhance ...
Halloran Fellowship
Deadline to Apply August 15th, 2024

Halloran Fellowship

This Fellowship, powered by Watson Institute, will provide robust entrepreneurial training, mentorship, and venture development stipend opportunities to aspiring, early-stage entrepreneurs, innovators, and leaders in ...
Rising Leaders of Mexico Fellowship
Application Deadline June 1st, 2024

Rising Leaders of Mexico Fellowship

The ‘Rising Leaders of Mexico’ Fellowship is a program designed to equip next-gen entrepreneurs from Mexico with ventures in the Product Fit or Scaling stage ...
BMO Fellowship
Applications Closed

BMO Fellowship

The BMO Fellowship is a fully-funded venture and leadership program designed to provide comprehensive support to highly promising, diverse sustainability entrepreneurs and leaders. You will ...