We're excited that you've decided to apply for admission to the Washington Program at the Institute for Responsible Citizenship.
The online application for admission is broken down into several small pages. Please complete the information on each page, review your information at the end, then submit your application.
Keep in mind that:
All fields marked with an asterisk (*) on the application are required.
You must click the 'Submit' button at the end to send your application to us.
Review your application at the end before you submit it.
Interested candidates must meet the following guidelines:
African American Male College Sophomores
Applicants must have sophomore standing at an accredited college or university and have completed at least one academic year on a college campus. First-year students with sophomore status are not eligible to apply. Second year community college students are welcome to apply, but must show proof of acceptance to a four-year institution before beginning their first summer in the Institute.
Strong Academic Performance
Although the Institute does not have a GPA requirement, transcripts are carefully reviewed. Applicants’ transcripts should reflect a rigorous and challenging courseload. All majors are welcome.
Applicants should be active members of their campus communities, including student organizations, arts or athletic programs, and community service activities.
Applicants must be willing commit to two consecutive summers in the Institute.
For questions or more information regarding eligibility, please email Director of Washington Program, Andrew Mulinge at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 484.478.4610.
Applications are due January 15, 2023 at 11:59pm EST.