The first cohort will begin the program in Fall 2020.


  • Doctoral students (any program – post-coursework only)
  • Postdocs (any discipline)
  • Law students (any year)

Selection criteria:

  • Ability to contribute to the success of the consulting project
  • Balance of disciplines, perspectives, and demographics
  • Ability to attend required training, including all-day session on September 9, 2020

All Fellows receive a supplemental stipend of $3,000, payable in three installments.

Corresponding levels of professional contribution will be expected.

To Apply:

To apply, click the application button below and complete the application form.

Note: online applications will be used to select candidates for in-person interviews.


Applications to the 2020-21 cohort are now closed. 


Applications to the 2021-22 cohort will open in the Spring of 2021.


For questions, contact Mark Bourgeois,


Funding for this project was provided by the National Science Foundation under award number SES-1926280.