Public Service

The Knapp Fellowship for Entrepreneurial Service-Learning

Eligibility: Undergraduate and graduate students involved in service-learning

The  Knapp Fellowship makes it possible for exceptional GW students to bring creative concepts into practice that align with their respective academic goals. Undergraduate and graduate students with one more semester may apply independently or with a group of students to design and create solutions that will make a significant difference in the lives of others. Students who apply should demonstrate knowledge and innovative thinking about the issue or problem to be addressed. 

J.B. and Maurice C. Shapiro Public Service Award

Eligibility: U.S. Citizen; full-time freshman, sophomore, or junior in good standing; minimum 3.4 GPA

The Shapiro Public Service Awards support and encourage GW students who undertake voluntary public service. These Awards were developed to ease the need of students to earn income to support their education during the summer. Learn more and apply today!