Thank you for supporting the 2022 selection process of the Gephardt Institute’s Cohort Programs.  

The application period for 2022 is now closed. Recommendation forms should have been received by the deadline of Tuesday, February 22 at 11:59 p.m. CST.

The Gephardt Institute fosters a vibrant culture of civic engagement throughout Washington University, realized by engaged citizens, scholarship, and partnerships that advance the collective good.  

These cohort programs support student learning, engagement, and leadership in civic life. Your recommendation is an important component of the application and selection process.

Please note: This form is to be completed by the recommender, and not the applicant.

Resources For Your Recommendation

To learn more about the specific program your student has applied for, please visit any of the following links for our St. Louis summer fellowship programs – Arts as Civic Engagement, Dr. John C. Morris Fellows (formerly Beuerlein Fellows), and Goldman Fellows – and the Civic Scholars Program.

Learn more about the application process.

Learn more about the Gephardt Institute’s values.

For questions about your recommendation, please contact Lynda Duke, at

2022 Cohort Program Recommendation Form

Gephardt Institute Cohort Program Student Recommendation Form

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