The Eisenhower Global Scholars Program sends four outstanding American university graduates abroad for the 2021-2022 academic year to prestigious universities in Europe for intensive study and hands-on work experience in two major areas: Master of Public Policy at the Blavatnik School of Government at the University of Oxford, and Master in International Relations at the IE School of Global & Public Affairs in Madrid.

Eisenhower Fellowships covers all major expenses. All courses are offered in English.

Conditions of Eligibility

  • Preferred age range is 20 to 30 years old
  • Must have graduated from a four-year American university with a 3.7 Grade Point Average (out of 4.0) preferred
  • Have a track record of achievement, including a strong academic undergraduate record and community involvement
  • Record of leadership and achievement and a commitment to tackling real world challenges though a concrete project idea
  • Have a concrete project proposal that the international post-graduate study will advance

Application Materials

Application materials can be accessed through the program’s online portal, please visit the official website for more information.

Application Deadline

The Eisenhower Global Scholars Program does not have a university nomination requirement. The national deadline is mid-February.