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  • Application Information

    The Priority Application Deadline for fall entry to the 2020 Impact Entrepreneurship Graduate Fellowship was January 30, 2020. We will consider submissions after this date on a case-by-case basis if there is any remaining space in the Fellowship.

    Please review the Application Guidelines (PDF) before you apply.

    The application process for the Graduate Fellowship consists of the following steps:

    1. Submit a completed application to a participating master's degree program at The New School by the appropriate deadline:
      • January 2, 2020 — Parsons School of Design
      • January 15, 2020 — Schools of Public Engagement and College of Performing Arts
    2. Submit a separate application for the Impact Entrepreneurship Graduate Fellowship. The deadline is January 30, 2020. Application requirements for the Impact Entrepreneurship Graduate Fellowship include the following:
      • Applicant information
      • Responses to seven short-answer questions
    3. Submit a brief video (3 minutes maximum) of yourself responding to the following prompt(s):
      • What experiences have led you to become interested in serving the community you have identified? Why are you motivated to address this issue, and why do you believe it represents a significant societal challenge?
      • In what ways have you already engaged with the community and/or customer you are targeting, and what have you learned from these interactions?
      • If selected for the Impact Entrepreneurship Fellowship, how will you contribute to the cohort experience?
    4. Submit an updated résumé.

    Selected candidates may be invited to schedule an interview with the Impact Entrepreneurship team and/or provide the names and contact information of individuals who are familiar with their work.

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