Watson expands vision.
The Watson Foundation expands the vision and develops the potential of remarkable students.
We encourage fellows to create a personal pathway, then support them on their journey.
Thomas J. Watson Fellow 2012
Jeannette K. Watson Fellow 2003
Thomas J. Watson Fellow 2013
Thomas J. Watson Fellow 2008
Jeannette K. Watson Fellow 2014
Jeannette K. Watson Fellow 2007
Jeannette K. Watson Fellow 2012
March 15, 2019
Introducing the 2019 Class of Thomas J. Watson Fellows
This year's class hails from 6 countries and 18 states. Fellows will travel to 76 countries exploring topics ranging from artificial intelligence to music subcultures; from food insecurity to island innovation; from neonatal to end-of-life care.
March 1, 2019
Watson Celebrates 50 Years of Discovery.
In 1969 the first Watson Fellows went abroad. Since that time, nearly 3,000 Watson Fellows have been awarded and over 42,000 students have completed the Watson application, a powerful process that turns a big idea into a personal blueprint.