FASPE Business applicants must be actively pursuing a career in business and fit into one of the following three categories: 1) be enrolled in an MBA or MSc program at the time of their application; OR 2) have completed their MBA or MSc degree no earlier than May 2020 and be working as a business professional; OR 3) have completed an undergraduate degree in any field between May 2019 and May 2021 and be working as a business professional.
FASPE Law applicants must fit into one of the following three categories: 1) be enrolled in a JD program as a 2L or 3L at the time of their application; OR 2) be working in the legal profession (including a clerkship) at the time of their application and have received a JD degree no earlier than May 2020; OR 3) for applicants from education systems where law school training does not take place at the post-graduate level, applicants should have completed their requisite legal training in the applicable jurisdiction and be working as a trainee or associate (no more senior than a 4th year associate).
Design and Technology applicants:
FASPE Design and Technology applicants must be actively pursuing a career in architecture, design, computer science, data science, engineering, or any related professions. Applicants must fit into one of the following two categories: 1) be enrolled in a graduate program in design, architecture, landscape architecture, urban planning, computer science, statistics and applied math, electrical engineering, or a program in a closely related field at the time of their application, or 2) be working in a related field, with an undergraduate degree earned no earlier than May 2019 or a graduate degree no earlier than May 2021.
FASPE Medical applicants must fit into one of following categories: 1) be enrolled in an MD or DO program (or equivalent) at the time of their application and anticipate completion of at least one clinical year prior to the start of the fellowship; OR 2) be enrolled in a residency program.
FASPE Journalism applicants must fit into one of the following two categories: 1) have some journalistic experience (whether in a college newsroom or otherwise) and be enrolled in a graduate program of any kind and planning to work as a journalist; OR 2) be working as a journalist with less than 10 years of professional experience. Preference will be given to candidates who have journalistic work that has been published or aired by a recognized news organization.
FASPE Seminary applicants must either be enrolled in graduate school preparing for work as a religious leader at the time of application or they must be working as clergy with a relevant graduate degree received May 2020 or after. Those applying as students may be studying at a seminary, divinity school, rabbinical school, Muslim chaplaincy program or other graduate program related to religious OR theological training.
Applicants must be aged 42 or younger as of the application deadline. For additional eligibility information regarding each of the above categories, see the guidelines on the application link, below.
All eligible candidates are welcome to apply regardless of citizenship or residency. Any visa arrangements have to be made by the Fellows themselves.
All FASPE programs also accept early-career professionals. So long as you meet the eligibility requirements for the program to which you are applying you may apply.
FASPE is a non-sectarian organization and all of its fellowships and non-fellowship programs are non-sectarian. Candidates of all religious, ethnic, racial, cultural and national backgrounds are encouraged to apply.