Applying to EIS

Follow these steps to apply to EIS. You must be willing to commit to this 2-year, full-time fellowship (beginning in July) and relocate to your assignment. Please download the flyer on the right side of the page, and share it with your network!

email iconFor EIS application questions, contact us at eis@cdc.gov.

Class of 2021 Deadlines & Decision Dates

*Dates subject to change*

April 8, 2020 Application period opens at 9:00 a.m. (ET).
June 12, 2020 Application period closes at 11:59 p.m. (ET).
All applications and supporting materials must be received by the deadline.
Late applications will not be considered.
June-August 2020 EIS program reviews applications and selects applicants for interviews.
September 10-18, 2020 CDC interviews applicants virtually.
October 2020 EIS program notifies applicants of their status (accepted, wait-listed, or rejected).
April 26-30, 2021 (tentative) Accepted candidates attend the EIS conference in Atlanta. EIS program pays travel expenses for the conference.
July 7, 2021 Two-year fellowship begins. New EIS officers start month-long orientation and summer course in Atlanta.