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. 

The Summer Fellowship application is now open. Click here to apply by December 21 for Priority Round consideration.  


Follow this timeline for consideration in the 2022 Education Pioneers Summer Fellowship, which begins in early June 2022.


Online Application

Application deadline: Tuesday, December 21, 2021

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

Application deadline: Tuesday, February 1, 2022

You'll learn if you're advancing to an In-Depth Interview in early February 

We’re looking forward to reviewing your application! We want to learn more about you and will assess if you’ll be a good fit for the Summer Fellowship by reviewing your academic and work history, resume, and ensuring you meet our eligibility requirements

In-Depth Interview

January - February

February - March

We’re looking forward to connecting with you one-on-one! If you advance to this stage, you’ll interview with an EP Alum or an EP staff member. In order to sign up for an interview, you’ll first need to submit contact information for two references. 

Your 45-60 minute interview gives you an opportunity to further expand on the information you provided on your application and to demonstrate and discuss your interpersonal skills. The interview also gives you the opportunity to learn more about Education Pioneers and to ask questions about the Fellowship and the selection process.  

Finalist Notification

Early February 2022 Early March 2022
  • Learn whether you're a finalist to be considered for summer opportunities in our Onboarding process
Finalists move into Onboarding

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


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