"It feels pretty awesome to be selected," Wilkerson said.
To be selected, students must maintain an above average GPA and be a 21st century scholar. On top of this, students also have to be environmentally conscious.
"Its hard because you always have to think about the environment," Wilkerson said.
While in D.C. Wilkerson will be visiting the zoo and the Smithsonian museum. Wilkerson will be staying on George Mason's campus.