The Schaeffer Fellows Summit is held during the summer in Washington, D.C. and is intended to support Schaeffer Fellows in building relationships with the national cohort, sharing about their experiences, and engaging with prominent leaders and program alumni from various sector.

In 2021, the Summit is offered as a virtual series from June to August.


  1.  Reflect on time within fellowship to date
  2.  Understand how to demonstrate professionalism and communicate effectively in the workplace
  3.  Learn tools for career development
  4.  Gain insights into how sectors cross-collaborate
  5.  Recognize how to build upon the fellowship experience and transfer skills developed in future careers
  6.  Foster camaraderie and interaction between Schaeffer Fellows