Application Guidelines

Who Should Apply?

The fellowship program is designed for special education teachers
with master’s degrees in education, as well as leaders in related
disciplines within school systems (e.g., school psychology, speech/
language pathology). Most graduates of the fellowship program are
expected to return to the public school system; however, graduates
will obtain skills that may lead to positions within universities
(e.g., leadership and teacher education), research, policy making,
and development of technology.

The fellowship program is designed for special education teacherswith master’s degrees in education, as well as leaders in relateddisciplines within school systems (e.g., school psychology, speech/language pathology). Most graduates of the fellowship program areexpected to return to the public school system; however, graduateswill obtain skills that may lead to positions within universities(e.g., leadership and teacher education), research, policy making,and development of technology.

How To Apply

Application requirements are as follows:

  1. Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts mailed to the address below. Two full sets of transcripts are required.
  2. Three letters of recommendation (emailed or mailed to address below).
  3. Letter of interest (not more than 2 pages, single spaced) summarizing the applicant's professional background and goals for the program (emailed or mailed to the address below).
  4. Completion of application document.

All materials must be received on or before the application deadline, March 1

Key dates for the fellowship are:

March 1 Applications Due
April 1 Fellow selections announced
July 1 Fellowship begins

Contact Information

To submit your application materials, or if you have further questions, please contact:

Kimberly Anderson
443-923-9252
andersonk@kennedykrieger.org  

Center for Innovation and Leadership in Special Education
Kennedy Krieger Institute
716 N. Broadway, Room 304
Baltimore, MD 21205

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