Key Dates

Key Dates for the 2022-2023 AEF Program Application process.

On-line Application Opens

August 16, 2021

Application Deadline

8:00pm EST
November 18, 2021

Notification to Semi-Finalists
[Travel Arrangements made for Interviews in Washington, DC]

February 24, 2022

Interviews in Washington, DC

March 6 – 8, 2022*

Finalists Notifications

March 24, 2022

Congressional Fellows Placement Interviews

mid-June, 2022**

Fellows Arrive in Washington, DC

mid-August, 2022

Orientation meeting for the 2021 – 2022 AEF Program Fellows

August 15 – 18, 2022

*Semi-finalists will travel to Washington, DC, on Saturday, March 5, 2022. Orientation will be on Sunday, March 6, followed by interviews on Monday, March 7 and possibly Tuesday, March 8.

**Applicants selected for a Congressional office placement will return for one week in June to interview with Congressional offices.