Instructions & Deadline

When applying you must submit two documents: a 1-2 page personal statement and resume.  Please adhere to the file name format guidelines below.

Submit a 1-2 page personal statement that highlights:

  • Your interest in the program and how it may advance your career choice.
  • Any prior experience you bring to the scholarly concentration program.
  • The prerequisites you have completed in preparation for the scholarly concentration (see specific SCP webpages for info).
  • A brief description of the ideal project you would like to complete and present at the end of Individualization Phase.

Save your statement according to the following naming device: FILE LABEL: LastNameFirstNamePersonalStatement_Name of SCP_Date

Submit your resume.  Save resume according to the following naming device: FILE LABEL: LastNameFirstNameResume_Name of SCP_Date


The application will open Monday, October 14, 2019 and close Monday, November 18 at 11:59pm.

No exceptions will be made for late submissions.  Applications for all scholarly concentration programs will be distributed to directors for their review; expect follow up communication from them as well as the SCP Coordinator.



For questions regarding the application itself or the application process, please reach out to the SCP Coordinator: Courtney Garcia

For questions regarding a specific SCP, its requirements, obligations, expectations, etc. please refer to the specific SCP webpage or reach out to the SCP director(s) or other contact person(s) listed under “Leadership” at the top of each SCP’s webpage.