Emerging Rural Leaders I

Sunday, July 19, 2020 at 8:00 AM until Saturday, July 25, 2020 at 5:00 PMCentral Daylight Time UTC -05:00

Thank you for your interest in Emerging Rural Leaders I at the University of Chicago! 

The priority application deadline is March 1, 2020. Students who apply by the priority deadline will be notified in late March of an admission decision. Between March 2 and April 1, there will be a rolling admissions period during which students can expect to hear an admission decision within two weeks of submission. 

Please note: freshman year grades are required. If your first-semester grades for this year are not available by March 1, you may still submit your application and email any documentation to marjibu@uchicago.edu. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to reach out.

Emerging Rural Leaders I will be held the week of Sunday, July 19 – Saturday, July 25. If selected, students must confirm their enrollment within one week and submit all required forms and paperwork by April 15. The costs of transportation to and from campus for the student, tuition, housing, meals, and all program activities are covered by the Emerging Rural Leaders scholarship for all accepted students. 

If you have any questions, please contact Marjorie Betley, Trott Director of the Emerging Rural Leaders Program and Senior Associate Director of Admissions, at marjibu@uchicago.edu or 773-795-3878. We look forward to reading your application!

Registration is no longer available because the registration deadline has passed.