Applying to the Program

Key Dates:

Application Deadline:


Monday, August 3, 2015. *Please contact Shea Bledsoe at
to find out about our application deadline extension.

Interview Dates:


Monday, August 3, 2015 – Friday, November 6, 2015

Decision Date:


Monday, December 7, 2015

Orientation Date:


Monday, January 11, 2016

Applications will be evaluated once complete. Candidates are encouraged to submit all of the required application items (see below) prior to the application deadline. Please note that there is no application fee.

  1. Application Form (PDF and Dynamic PDF)
  2. A current copy of your professional resume
  3. A 1000-word story about who you are and what's led you to our doorstep
  4. A 500-word statement explaining your vision for the impact you want to have in education
  5. A one-minute video on what you need to realize your potential
    • Tutorial for uploading a private YouTube video: Click Here
    • How to upload a private YouTube video: (PDF)
  6. Two letters of recommendation (one from a peer and on from a supervisor)
    • The recommendations should be written by individuals who have known you professionally and can attest to your potential as a REEP candidate. One of these should be from your direct supervisor. Specific and detailed insights on your work performance and leadership capabilities should offer a well-rounded perspective on your professional history.
  7. A scanned copy of your official transcripts of all previous coursework and Service Record (bachelor’s, master’s degree, etc) International Students - If you did not earn your undergraduate degree in the USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand or the United Kingdom, please submit official test scores of your Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).

You must send all application materials to by the deadline to be considered for the next round of the application process. REEP will not review incomplete applications. An application is considered complete once we have received all 7 items listed in the application checklist. We'll accept the following formats: .doc, .docx and .pdf


Once the application is fully submitted, the REEP Admissions Team will process the information and select candidates to be interviewed (by invitation only). It is the candidate’s responsibility to follow up with REEP and ensure that the school transcripts and letters of recommendation were received in a timely manner.

The decision letters are sent to the address listed on your application. It is very important to contact your admissions representative if you have moved since you submitted your application and have an address change or new phone number.