DC interns with Rep. Doris MatsuiThe Matsui Center Washington Fellowship provides financial support and other assistance for Cal students participating in the UC Berkeley Washington Program (UCDC). The fellowship carries a $1,000 stipend to help defray the costs of spending a semester in Washington. 

The fellowship program is open only to students already admitted to UCDC. Students should apply to UCDC and then will receive further information about the Matsui Fellowship selection process.


 2013 Fellows Alana Baum (far left) and Austin Bergstrom (far right) with Rep. Doris Matsui (center).

How to Apply

Matsui Fellows are selected from students currently enrolled in the UC Berkeley Washington (UCDC) Program. Visit the UCDC website for more details and application information. The deadline for the Fall 2020 UCDC program is Thursday, February 20 at 4pm.

Meet the Spring 2020 Fellows

photo of Maxwell Bessard photo of Shaina Desai photo of Courtney Kirkland photo of Queenie Lam Congratulations to Queenie Lam, Courtney Kirkland, Shaina Desai, and Maxwell Bessard selected as Matsui Washington Fellows for Spring 2020! Read more about the DC Fellows and their placements on the Washington Fellows page.