Congressional Science Fellowship Application

Please read and understand application policy and guidelines before initiating an application. Ensure that you are familiar with the policy regarding the content of application files, letters of recommendation, and incomplete applications. All materials, including letters of recommendation, are due on 15 January by 11:59 P.M. ET.

Online Congressional Science Fellows application is a two-stage process:

  1. Complete the online application form:
    • complete the secure application form
    • verify application information for accuracy
    • upload application files (CV and Letter of Intent)
  2. Provide letters of recommendation:
    • On completion of the application form, you will receive a personal URL
    • Provide this URL to your references, who may then input or upload your letter of recommendation

To initiate your application, completing stage one, the following files are required:

  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Intent

Acceptable file formats for online submission are limited to the following:

  • ASCII text with file extension .txt
  • MS Word documents with file extension .doc
  • Adobe PDF