Hobson Wildenthal Honors College at UT Dallas

Graduate Archer Fellowship Program

The Graduate Archer Fellowship Program will consist of a twelve-week summer program living in the heart of Washington, D.C., from late May through mid-August.

Application Process

Enrollment in the Graduate Archer Fellowship Program is limited and will be determined by a competitive process. Approximately twenty students from within the UT System will be selected. The application process consists of two parts: (1) selection of semi-finalists based on submission of application materials outlined below; (2) interviews of the semifinalists, from which Program Participants will be chosen.

Applications for the Summer Graduate Archer Fellowship Program are due in early November. On-campus interviews will be held in late November and students selected as Fellows will be notified in early December. You can apply online here.


  • Applicant must be enrolled in a University of Texas System graduate or PhD program
  • Applicant must have an overall minimum graduate GPA of 3.0
  • Applicant must have previous professional or internship experience
  • Applicant must have university or community leadership, or public service experience


This summer, participating students will work with governmental and non-governmental offices across the capitol. For more details, please visit https://www.archercenter.org/graduate-archer-fellowship-program.html.

More Information

For additional information on the Graduate Archer Fellowship Program, including information on housing, transportation, curriculum and costs of participation, please visit the program website or contact in the Hobson Wildenthal Honors College at UT Dallas.