Eisenhower Fellowships identifies, empowers and connects innovative leaders through a transformative fellowship experience and lifelong engagement in a global network of dynamic change agents committed to creating a world more peaceful, prosperous and just.


  • global 2019
Two international programs bring a total of 40-50 leaders to the U.S. for an intensive seven-week program. Each Fellow receives an individualized itinerary of meetings with leaders on subjects of relevance to them.  Held in the spring and fall, the programs involve visits to 8-10 cities with 50-60 individual appointments, beginning and ending with group leadership development seminars in Philadelphia.  During their travels, Fellows identify specific projects they will undertake upon returning home. 
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USA Programs

Since 1989, the USA Program has sent more than 300 Americans abroad for customized, immersive international experiences.  Each year, EF typically awards 20 USA Eisenhower Fellowships to a diverse and dynamic group of leaders.  Exceptional candidates who receive a USA Fellowship participate in one of three distinct programs.
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