Become an Albrecht Fellow

The World Trade Center Institute's (WTCI) mission is to empower the Mid-Atlantic business community to drive growth and global good. One way we do this is by supporting the next generation of global citizens.

Our Youth Diplomats program serves high school sophmores through seniors.

Students accepted into the program receive our prestigious Albrecht fellowship, a unique opportunity giving these young leaders the mentorship and hands-on opportunities they need to better engage with the world

Application deadline for 2024 program

November 15, 2023


NOTE: The health and safety of our program participants are our top priority. If you have COVID-19 or, the day of a program session, have any symptoms, tested positive, or been exposed to someone with COVID-19, please do not attend the session.  

Photo Release Information

WTCI may take photographs and videos during the course of the program. If so, the photographs and videos will be used to showcase how the WTCI network is driving growth and global good. They will be edited and then published in lawful WTCI-approved materials, including but not limited to newsletters, flyers, posters, brochures, advertisements, fundraising letters, annual reports, press kits, websites, social media sites and other print and digital communications.

By becoming a program participant you agree to allow WTCI to use photographs and videos of you that are taken during the program sessions. You also waive any right to royalties or other compensation arising or related to the use of the photographs and videos.