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. Applications for the 2014 program will be available February 4, 2013, and must be completed by July 15, 2013.
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 2013-2014
July 15, 2013:
| Applicants complete the following:
|July 15, 2013:||Last day to submit an EHLS Application.|
|September 2013:||Provisionally selected candidates notified to proceed with skills testing|
|October 2013:||Language and computer skills testing in Washington, DC (Step 4)|
|November 2013:||Successful candidates notified of scholarship award and admission to EHLS (Step 5)|
|January 6, 2014:||First day of 2014 EHLS Program|