It's Easy to Apply to the Media Fellows Program!
In order to be considered for the Media Fellows Program, you must complete a special application essay question in addition to your regular application to DePauw.
Decisions on admission to the Media Fellows program are made based on the quality of your application essay and a personal interview with members of the faculty governing board for Media Fellows. These interviews are particularly important and will be scheduled on request or in the spring after all written applications are received. Because the program admits a limited number of students per class, admission is very competitive.
Application Steps - Due February 1, 2020
Step 1. Complete an online application to DePauw University here.
Step 2. Write an essay of approximately 750 words following the prompt below.
Should you encounter any problems, please reach out to Marilyn Culler at firstname.lastname@example.org
The application deadline for current DePauw students wishing to enter the program in 2020-21 as sophomores is May 1, 2020
Step 1. Complete the Lateral Application to Media Fellows here.
Step 2. Return the completed form to Dr. Jonathan Nichols Pethick in the Pulliam Center for Contemporary Media.
Additional Contact Information
Media Fellows Program
Office of Admission
Bess Evans '07, Associate Director of Social Engagement at the White House, spoke
to current and prospective Media Fellows on Monday, March 7, 2016 about
how the program helped her career