Biography and History

The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation was founded in 1945 at Princeton University with the mission of encouraging capable candidates to pursue careers as college teachers. The program has since expanded its scope, and fellowships offered by the Foundation today provide financial support to recipients working in a variety of disciplines at all levels of education. Additionally the Foundation operates a school-university partnership program which creates links between k-12 schools and colleges and universities.

Source: From the finding aid for AC237

  • Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs Records. 1847-2016 (inclusive).

    Call Number: AC129

    Founded in 1930 as a cooperative enterprise of the History, Politics, and Economics Departments of Princeton University at the undergraduate level, the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs has since grown into one of the nation's foremost centers for professional public policy education, offering degrees on both the undergraduate and graduate level and contributing original research in a wide variety of fields related to public and international affairs. The records document the school's founding and development and include correspondence, subject files, publications, and audiovisual materials.

  • Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation records. 1950-1970 (inclusive).

    Call Number: AC237

    The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation was founded in 1945 at Princeton University with the mission of encouraging capable candidates to pursue careers as college teachers. The records consist of clippings and programs about the Woodrow Wilson Fellowship Program as well as reports, samples of forms and applications, and lists of past recipients.

  • Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation records. 1950-1970 (inclusive).

    Call Number: AC237

    The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation was founded in 1945 at Princeton University with the mission of encouraging capable candidates to pursue careers as college teachers. The records consist of clippings and programs about the Woodrow Wilson Fellowship Program as well as reports, samples of forms and applications, and lists of past recipients.