Graduate Student Fellowships

With support from General (retired) and Mrs. John H. Tilelli, the institute provides a series of fellowships to Widener graduate students whose scholarly research will contribute to the university's enduring commitment to developing strategic leaders and responsible citizens.

 2016 Tilelli Fellow


Disha Joshi  ThumbnailDisha Joshi is a graduate student in Widener’s joint clinical psychology doctorate and master of business administration program. Disha’s research focuses on emotional intelligence and mindfulness and their relation to leadership development. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Franklin & Marshall College, where she studied psychology and dance.




 2015 Tilelli Fellow


Jennifer White ThumbnailJennifer White is a graduate student in Widener’s joint clinical psychology (PsyD) and MBA program. White earned her bachelor's degree in the spring of 2015. She has extensive experience developing workshops for undergraduate student leaders. Her research focuses on conflict resolution strategies.