How To Apply


Applying for Banneker & Aztlán 2018


Program Dates

June 4, 2018 - August 10, 2018


Applicants can submit their applications using our online form. Here are the things we ask students to submit. Items that require documents to be uploaded should be in PDF only.

  1. General demographic information

  2. Resume or CV

  3. Essay 1 (Parts A & B) on personal development

  4. Essay 2 on aspirations for astronomy

*Note that academic transcripts and letters of recommendation are not required. Students who move on to our second round of review will be asked (with sufficient notice) to submit additional materials.

Deadline to Apply

Applications will be accepted through Thursday, February 15, 2018. Be in touch with any issues submitting your application.