Application Timeline

Our new timetable for the application cycle of the 2018 fellows is below.  Please see the document “Timeline and Application Instructions” for more details. 

Application Form 2018.

April 30,  2017: Applications are due to Pusdiklat (KEMLU) and Pusbindiklatren (BAPPENAS).

May 17-18,  2017:  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.

June 1, 2017: Conditional candidates announced. These candidates will ultimately be accepted only if they achieve the minimum official TOEFL and GRE scores by September 30, 2017.

June-September 2017: 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, 2017: 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, 2017: Conditional candidates are notified regarding acceptance as Fellows into the program.