The Eisenhower Institute

  • DC

About Us

Honoring the legacy of Dwight D. Eisenhower, The Eisenhower Institute is a distinguished center for leadership and public policy that prepares the successor generations to perfect the promise of the nation.

A distinctive program of Gettysburg College with offices in the heart of the nation's capital and in the historic Gettysburg home once occupied by Dwight and Mamie Eisenhower, the Institute combines top-level dialogue among policy-makers with a premier learning experience for undergraduates.

The Eisenhower Instituteprepares the successor generationfor careers in public policy and seeks to assure that this rising generation is ready toassume its responsibilities as citizensandstewards of the public good. Established in honor of President Dwight D. Eisenhower, the Institute emphasizeseducation, research and leadershipby awarding scholarships, internships and mentor opportunities on issues of critical long-term importance to the United States.

The Eisenhower Institute engages leaders and learners for the purpose of addressing critical issues in public policy and leadership development.