In order to be considered for the EHLS Program, you must complete an application form, provide required supporting documents, and complete a brief telephone interview. You must submit all parts of your application by midnight Eastern time on the deadline date.
The Components of an Application
- The online application form is where you demonstrate that you meet the eligibility requirements and show that you are a strong candidate for the program
- The supporting documentation includes a résumé, transcripts, references, and confirmation of your application telephone interview schedule
- The application telephone interview includes questions about your background and professional goals and allows you to demonstrate your commitment to the program.
The Application Process: 5 Steps
Applying to the EHLS Program is a five-step process. To ensure that you submit a complete EHLS application, please review the steps carefully.
Admissions Timeline for 2017-2018
July 17, 2017:
| Applicants complete the following:
|July 17, 2017:||Last day to submit an EHLS Application|
|September 2017:||Provisionally selected candidates notified to proceed with skills testing|
|Weekend of October 14, 2017:||Language and computer skills testing in Washington, DC (Step 4)|
|November 2017:||Successful candidates notified of scholarship award and admission to EHLS (Step 5)|
|January 8, 2018:||First day of 2018 EHLS Program|