Application Timeline

Our new timetable for the application cycle of the 2017 fellows is below.  Please see the document “Timeline and Application Instructions” for more details.

May 30, 2016: Applications are due to Pusdiklat (KEMLU) and Pusbindiklatren (BAPPENAS).

June 11-15, 2016:  All applicants are interviewed in person if possible, or by telephone.  All applications are reviewed by a selection panel comprised of high-ranking staff at USINDO, SAIS, and the Embassy of Indonesia in Washington, DC, following the interviews.

July 1, 2016: Conditional candidates announced. These candidates will ultimately be accepted only if they achieve the minimum official TOEFL and GRE scores by September 30, 2016.

July-September 2016: Conditional candidates begin coursework for the TOEFL and GRE.  Candidates will take the TOEFL and GRE during this period, after completing their coursework.

September 30, 2016: Candidates submit official TOEFL and GRE scores to USINDO.

Minimum requirements are as follows:

TOEFL
Internet Based Test: 100
Paper Based Test: 600
Computer Based Test: 250

GRE*
Verbal: 153
Quantitative: 148

*GRE score requirements are estimates at this time and will be revised when average scores for the new GRE test are normalized.

October 14, 2016: Conditional candidates are notified regarding acceptance as Fellows into the program.