Sorensen Fellowship 2015 Draft Application



NOTE: This is the Sorensen Fellowship Draft Application, a simulation of the final application. The deadline for this Draft Application is Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 5pm. DO NOT COMPLETE YOUR FINAL APPLICATION HERE! TO SUBMIT A FINAL APPLICATION, CLICK HERE. No answers are required; the Draft Application is for feedback purposes only. Questions? Call 781-736-8577 or email


The questions we ask here are:

A) Your Biographical Data

B) Proposed Sorensen Fellowship Course for Spring 2015

C) Recommenders

D) Internship Organization Data
This section tells us about your organization and your supervisor. To answer this question, you will need to know specific information (address, website, phone, email) and will need to let us know of one specific person who will be the contact with the university.

E) Essay
Please answer in 750-1250 words (1250-1750 words if you are pursuing two different internship options). Please ensure proper grammar and spelling. We strongly suggest that you copy and paste your essay from a word processing program. WE ALSO ASK THAT YOU DELIVER A HARD COPY OF YOUR ESSAY (DOUBLE-SPACED, SINGLE-SIDED, NO STAPLES) TO THE ETHICS CENTER OFFICE IN ROOM 309 OF THE ABRAHAM SHAPIRO ACADEMIC COMPLEX BY WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2014 AT 5PM - but hard copies of application materials are optional for the draft application.

F) Summer Earnings Replacement Grant
Please let us know whether you are applying for a Summer Earnings Replacement Grant to supplement the $4000 award ($3500 for domestic internships). This will not affect your application, which will continue to be need-blind.

G) Spring Preparation Meetings
Confirm that you will be able to attend the spring preparation meetings if you are chosen as a Fellow.