The application submission deadline for the 2022 cohort of the FAIT Fellowship was January 31, 2022.
The next application cycle will be for the 2023 cohort and will open in September 2022. The new dates and timeline will be announced prior to September.
Below are the current eligibility requirements for the FAIT Fellowship 2023 cohort. Women, members of minority groups historically underrepresented in the Foreign Service, and those with financial need, are encouraged to apply.
To be eligible to apply for the 2023 cohort, you must:
- Be a U.S. citizen.
- Be enrolled in an undergraduate degree program relevant to Information Technology at a U.S.-based accredited institution, and entering the junior year in the fall of 2023, OR seeking admission in an IT-related master’s degree program at a U.S.-based accredited institution, beginning in the fall of 2023.
- Be on a timeline to graduate with your bachelor’s or master’s degree in May 2025.
- Hold a minimum 3.2 GPA on a 4.0 scale at the time of the application, and maintain this GPA through participation in the program.
- Be able to obtain and maintain medical and security clearances and suitability requirements. (Click here for information on the Department of State clearance processes.)
If you are not sure whether your degree program fits into the timeline, please contact us at FAITFellowship@twc.edu before you apply.