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.

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Class of 2020 Deadlines & Decision Dates

March 1, 2019 Application period opens at 9:00 a.m. (ET).
May 22, 2019 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 2019 EIS program reviews applications and selects applicants for interviews.
September 11-17, 2019 CDC interviews applicants in Atlanta (applicants pay their own travel expenses).
October 2019 EIS program notifies applicants of their status (accepted, rejected, or wait-listed).
May 4-7, 2020 Accepted candidates attend EIS conference in Atlanta (EIS program pays travel expenses for the conference).
July 6, 2020 Two-year fellowship begins.
New EIS officers start month-long orientation and summer course in Atlanta.