Application Process

Washington and Lee students interested in applying for the Elrod Fellowship should arrange a meeting with Wendy Lovell and complete the application to be considered for a fellowship position. Interviews with Washington and Lee staff and alumni coordinators will take place in person, via telephone and Skype on Dec. 4, 2015, and Feb. 17, 2016. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis; however, if you wish to take part in formal interviews prior to winter break, please submit your application by Nov. 20, 2015, or no later than Jan. 29, 2016, if you wish to take part in formal interviews in Feb. 17, 2016.

Contact Wendy Lovell for an Elrod Fellowship application.

Your Application Packet Should Include:

  • Completed application form
  • One-page essay
  • Resume
  • Course history and cumulative GPA
  • Two letters of reference

Mail or deliver your application to Elrod Fellowship Coordinator Wendy Lovell, 310 Mattingly House, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA  24450 or submit via email to