How To Apply
The John Jay Fellows Program
The John Jay Fellows Program is multidisciplinary in scope and college graduates of all academic disciplines are welcome to apply. Applicants compete for 16 available seats each spring and fall term. Criteria for selection are based upon the applicant's Christian commitment, articulated calling to public life, leadership potential, scholastic aptitude, and teachable disposition. Candidates for the Fellowship should be well-rounded in general knowledge and experience and capable in oral and written communication. They must have completed a bachelors degree by the time of their enrollment, as well as maintained a cumulative 3.0 or better (on a 4.0 scale) grade point average,.
The Saratoga Fellows Program
Saratoga Fellows Program applicants must be active duty or reserve commissioned officers in the armed services. Criteria for selection are based upon demonstrated Christian commitment and leadership potential. Candidates for admission should be well-rounded in general knowledge and experience, have completed college, have maintained a 3.0 or better (on a 4.0 scale) grade point average, and have abilities in oral and written communication. Saratoga Fellows are enrolled for six weeks in early summer and commissioned from the program by mid-July.
Applicants will also be responsible to provide the following items which may accompany the application or be mailed separately:
Official College/University Transcripts
3 Letters of Reference
Four Essay Responses (see application for essay prompts)
Before an applicant can be considered for admission, all of the materials must be postmarked by the application deadline for the desired term. See the academic calendar for the relevant deadlines.
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