Eligibility for a Summer GUROP Fellowship

  • Undergraduate degree status in any of Georgetown’s undergraduate schools.
  • Good academic standing. The summer GUROP Fellowship applicant pool is a highly competitive one; the average grade point average of a summer fellowship applicant is ~ 3.6.  The average gpa of those awarded is ~ 3.8.
  • Previous research with Georgetown faculty in any academic discipline. The student researcher should have been closely-mentored and engaged, as appropriate, in the intellectual content of the research.
  • Preferred but not required: previous participation in “regular” GUROP in any of the three terms preceding the summer of proposed participation. i.e., Summer 2015, Fall 2015, and Spring 2016 prior to a Summer 2016 GUROP Fellowship.
  • Rising sophomore, junior or senior status. Students who will have received their undergraduate degrees prior to the summer of proposed participation are not eligible.
  • Note: You cannot receive credit for an undergraduate research assistantship.