Applying to EIS
Steps to Apply to Epidemic Intelligence Service
To join EIS, you must be willing to commit to this 2-year, full-time fellowship (beginning in July) and relocate to your assignment. Follow these five steps to apply to EIS.
Class of 2024 Deadlines & Decision Dates
*Dates are subject to change*
|March 1, 2023||Application period opens at 9:00 a.m. (ET).|
|April 24-27, 2023||Interested candidates are invited to attend the EIS conference in-person in Atlanta (at own expense) or via event livestream. Event registration is free .|
|June 5, 2023||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 2023||EIS program reviews applications and selects applicants for interviews.|
|September 2023||EIS program interviews applicants virtually.|
|By October 2023||EIS program notifies applicants of their status (accepted, wait-listed, or rejected).|
|Spring 2024||Accepted candidates attend the EIS conference in Atlanta. EIS program pays travel expenses for the conference.|
|Early July 2024||Two-year fellowship begins. New EIS officers start one-month orientation and summer course in Atlanta.|