NYU Wagner Named Fellowship programs are designed to identify and reward our most outstanding students. We seek students with a strong academic record, noteworthy professional experience and aspirations, and a proven commitment to public service with a focus on a relevant issue area. Fellowship recipients are expected to exemplify the values of the illustrious individuals for whom the fellowships are named, as well as the values of the NYU Wagner community.

NYU Wagner Named Fellowship Programs 

  • David Bohnett Public Service Fellowship supports outstanding students interested in pursuing careers in municipal government to tackle the nation’s most pressing social challenges. 
  • Lisa Goldberg Fellowship supports rising, visionary leaders in public service who seek careers in public service, philanthropy, or Jewish Leadership.             
  • Henry Hart Rice Urban Studies Fellowship seeks outstanding students committed to bringing their scholarship and expertise to bear on significant urban policy issues.      
  • African Women's Public Service Fellowship seeks to prepare African women with experience working on issues facing Africa for public service careers in their home countries.