We strongly recommend only submitting this form via a computer. There are known errors with submitting via mobile devices and tablets. You will receive a confirmation email upon successful submission.

Thank you for your interest in applying for the Fellowship for Emerging Leaders in Public Service. 

To apply for FELPS, you must meet the Eligibility Requirements. Please also review the draft program schedule to confirm your availability for all Fellowship sessions before applying.

Complete applications, including a recommendation from your supervisor, must be received by 12:00 noon (EST)on Wednesday, September 14, 2016.

Important note about recommendations: Your recommendation must be completed by your current direct supervisor at your public service organization. Your supervisor cannot submit her/his recommendation until you have completed the application below. Once you have applied, please share the link to the Recommendation Form with your supervisor. We will not contact your supervisor; you are required to take this step.

You will receive email confirmations when your application form is submitted and your recommendation is submitted. Due to the high volume of applications, please do not contact the office regarding the completeness of your application.

NOTE: You will not be able to submit this form without your personal statement and resume attached as one document. Therefore, you should plan to enter the other information only when you have completed both of these supporting elements.

If you have any questions about your application, please review the website. If you cannot find the answer to your question, email FELPS at wagner.felps@nyu.eduDue to the high number of applications, we cannot respond to phone messages, but we will respond to your email as quickly as possible.

All fields marked with are required.

1. Contact Information
2. Undergraduate Education Background
mm/yyyy (ex:06/2005)

Additional Education Background

mm/yyyy (ex:06/2005)
3. Employment Information
please enter month/year in format MM/YYYY
4. How did you hear about the program?
5. Have you applied to FELPS in the past?
6. Resume and Personal Statement

Please upload one document (either a Microsoft Word or PDF file) including both your resume and personal statement saved with a file name that is your last name followed directly by the first initial of your first name (e.g., the document file name would be "GonzalesA" or "BrownT.") Not following these guidelines will result in an incomplete application, which will not be considered for review.

Your resume should outline your educational and professional background. It should not exceed one page.

Your personal statement should address the following:

Why do you want to participate in the Fellowship for Emerging Leaders in Public Service? Describe what impact or contribution you hope to make in the field of public service and how your participation with FELPS will support your goals.

Your statement must not exceed two pages.

Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: png txt rtf pdf doc docx.
7. Recommender Information

Please provide the name and email address of your current direct supervisor who will be submitting a letter of recommendation on your behalf. It is your responsibility to give the recommendation link to your supervisor. You will receive this link once you have submitted your application. You must ensure that your supervisor submits the recommendation by the deadline of noon EST on September 14, 2016.

8. Optional Information