Apply to be an AGLP Fellow

Acceptance into the SEAS Advanced Graduate Leadership Program is competitive and limited to 20 percent of the doctoral program in the Yale School of Engineering & Applied Science. Applicants must have completed their first year of doctoral study. Selection is based on academic performance, letters of recommendation, ability to express a clear and compelling interest or motivation in pursuing this opportunity, and availability of internships. Participation should not impact progress toward existing research and academic commitments. Participants will progress through the three phases of the program (Leadership Development, Internal Internships, and Professional Development) over the course of three years, with additional opportunities offered each year. Application decisions will be made by August 8, 2023 with new AGLP Fellows participating in the Leadership Development seminars starting on August 14, 2023.

Application Form

Application Process:

Applications must be submitted by July 31, 2023 via email to Vincent Wilczynski ( and Deirdre Eichner ( Applicants should review the first Leadership Development seminar on "Accountability and Responsibility" before submitting their application to understand this aspect of the AGLP.