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Summary Applicant Selection Timeline

  • Late September: Completed applications and reference submissions must be submitted online by the application deadline.
     
  • October thru Early December: Application screening and review.
     
  • Mid-December: Approximately 40-50 Finalists are selected for interviews.
     
  • January: Finalists are invited to interview at one or more participating universities.  Finalists are invited to interview at one or more participating universities. The HSS program will direct-bill costs associated with airfare and lodging, and reimburse finalists for ground transportation and meal expenses incurred during the interview process.
     
  • Mid to Late February: Finalists are notified regarding the HSS program's final decision
     
  • May: Orientation for incoming scholars at HSS Annual Program Meeting
     
  • August or September: Up to 12 Scholars begin their fellowships.