Eligibility and Selection Criteria

Applicants who will join the program as first-year students should:

Continuing student applicants should:

Scholars are selected by the program's board of directors based on a combination of academic qualifications and evidence of commitment to and familiarity with one or more of the program's areas (labor issues and unionism, senior citizens, and community organization). The required essay is the most important part of the application. After the board reviews written applications, finalists will be interviewed.

The application deadline is February 1.