The multi-step Fellowship selection process helps us identify applicants who meet our eligibility guidelines, have the potential to drive impact for our partner organizations, and can contribute meaningfully to our network. Read our tips for preparing your application!

The application for the Summer Fellowship is closed. Sign-up to learn when it reopens.


Follow this timeline for consideration in the 2019 Education Pioneers Summer Fellowship, which begins in early June 2019.


Online Application

Application closed on December 18, 2018

You'll learn if you're advancing to an In-Depth Interview by January 11.

    Application closed on February 13, 2019

    You'll learn if you're advancing to an In-Depth Interview by February 25.
      • Ensure you meet our eligibility requirements
      • Submit personal and academic information, work history
      • Upload PDF of 1-page resume

      In-Depth Interview

      January - February

        February - March

          • Complete a 45-60 minute one-on-one interview with an EP staff member or Alumnus/a
          • Tell us more about your professional skills and expertise, leadership qualities, and interest in education and EP
          • Ask questions about our Fellowship and process
          • Submit contact information for two professional references before you interview. If Education Pioneers decides to contact your references, we will do so after the In-Depth interview stage of our selection process and candidates will be notified a minimum of 72 hours in advance of your references being contacted.

          Finalist Notification

          early-February* early-March*
          Finalists move into matching and placement.

          *More specific dates will be added as they're available.


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