From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, over 3000 Watson Fellows have completed remarkable global projects and immersive experiences.
Our Fellow Stories
Jeannette K. Watson Fellow 2003
Thomas J. Watson Fellow 2012
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
Our Current Fellows
Meet the latest classes of Watson Fellows!
Thomas J. Watson Fellowship
The 50th Class of Thomas J. Watson Fellows hail from 8 countries and 17 states. They'll travel to 67 countries exploring topics ranging from foster care to opera; from the Cambrian explosion to human augmentation; from threatened big cat species to spoken word. Select a fellow to learn more about their project and year.Meet the Fellows
Jeannette K. Watson Fellowship
The 19th Class of Jeannette K. Watson Fellows -- the class of 2020 -- embody a diverse range of backgrounds and talents. Their three year experience will take them across disciplines, sectors and international borders.Meet the Fellows