Who Should Apply?
Explorers, adventurers, and independent, self-motivated scholars who are passionate to follow their dream and excited by the prospect of traveling the world to follow that dream. A successful Watson is also organzied focused and driven. They love engaging with the world and all the people in it. A successful candidate also needs to be prepared to overcome adversity. In a year of independent travels, there will be things that go wrong. A Watson needs to successfully overcome these challenges. Finally, an applicant needs to be open to change. Over 90% of Watson Fellows report that the Watson changed their life. If you fit this description, what are you waiting for, an invitation*?
*Watson Fellows don’t wait for invitations!
Check out all the details here: https://watson.foundation/fellowships/tj.