From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, over 3000 Watson Fellows have completed remarkable global projects and immersive experiences.

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Thomas J. Watson Fellowship

The 54th Class of Thomas J. Watson Fellows comes from 21 states and 8 countries and exhibits a broad range of academic specialties, socio-economic backgrounds, and project diversity.

They will travel to 73 countries pursuing topics ranging from automation to pollination; from architectural heritage to compulsory voting; from community science to youth incarceration; from activist filmmaking to eldercare.

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Jeannette K. Watson Fellowship

The 23rd Class of Jeannette K. Watson Fellows -- the class of 2024 -- embody a diverse range of backgrounds and talents. Their three year experience will take them across disciplines, sectors and international borders. Select a fellow to display a badge with their internship details.

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