Whitney M. Young Graduate Fellowship Program

WMY Fellowships help students achieve educational and professional goals, and complement academic studies with research and service opportunities in public affairs or public policy.

Invest In UIS Revisions to the Fellowship program are currently underway.  In the interim, applications have been put on pause, and none will be accepted for the 2016-17 academic year.



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Whitney M. Young, Jr.

The Whitney M. Young Graduate Fellowship is a memorial to the late Whitney M. Young Jr., former Executive Director of the National Urban league, educator, and activist. More »