Applications for the 2021 cohort of the FAIT Fellowship program have closed as of February 1, 2021.
The new application cycle for the 2022 cohort will open in the fall of 2021. Please check back for updates or complete this form to be added to an email list.
Below are the current eligibility requirements for the FAIT Fellowship 2022 cohort. Women, members of minority groups historically underrepresented in the Foreign Service, and those with financial need, are encouraged to apply.
To be eligible, 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 2022, OR seeking admission in an IT-related master’s degree program at a U.S.-based accredited institution, beginning in the fall of 2022.
- Be on a timeline to graduate with your bachelor’s or master’s degree in May 2024.
- 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.