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Application Process

Who is eligible to Apply?

To apply for the NYU Leadership Fellows program, students must meet the following eligibility criteria

  • Demonstrated commitment to leadership practice and learning.
  • Rising sophomore or junior undergraduate students. Applicants must have sophomore or junior status at the start of the Fall 2014 semester.
  • Good academic and disciplinary standing.
  • Enrolled in New York City for the academic calendar Fall 2014 - Spring 2015. Note: A long-term goal is to expand the pilot program to students enrolled in other NYU locations.


How to Apply?

Thank you for your interest in the NYU Leadership Fellows Program. The application period for the 2014-2015 program has closed, and we are no longer accepting applications.


Selection Process

Applications will be reviewed after the deadline. Participants will be selected based on the quality of their whole application, including essays and recommendation letters. The most competitive applicants will exhibit leadership potential, strong communication skills, ability to work collaboratively across difference and commitment to learning from peers and contributing their leadership growth. Admitted students will be notified in July 2014.

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