The White House Fellowship | Webinar August 5, 2021

The White House Fellowship, founded by president Lydon B. Johnson in 1964, is a nonpartisan program designed to take in the strongest young leaders and public servants and provide them with first-hand experience working at the highest levels of the Federal government. Fellows will spend a year full-time as a paid fellow to a senior member of the White House Staff, Cabinet Secretaries, or another top-ranking government official.  Fellows also participate in an Education Program which consists of roundtable discussions with leaders from the private and public sectors.

The WHFF is hosting a webinar to introduce the program tomorrow August 5, 2021, at 7 pm ET.

To register for the webinar, click here.

Applications are set to open in November 2021.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Applicants to the White House Fellows program must be U.S. citizens.
  • Employees of the Federal government are not eligible unless they are career military personnel.
  • Applicants must have completed their undergraduate education by the time they begin the application process.
  • There are no formal age restrictions to becoming a White House Fellow. However, the Fellowship program was created to give selected Americans the experience of government service early in their careers.

Selection Criteria

  • A record of remarkable professional achievement early in one’s career
  • Evidence of leadership skills and the potential for further growth
  • A demonstrated commitment to public service
  • The skills to succeed at the highest levels of the Federal government, and the ability to work effectively as part of a team

For more information, click here.

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