The Van Lunen Fellows Program Application Process
Note: The official application period for the 2017-2018 program has ended. Additional applications will only be considered on a space-available basis. Final selection of applications will take place at the end of February.
The participant fee for the 2017-2018 program is $3,900; applicants will be notifed of their acceptance and possible financial aid by March 10, 2017. The fee is due March 31, 2017. This fee includes all lodging, meals, textbooks, and any other items required during the program in-residence sessions. Travel expenses to the three residential sessions, two in Grand Rapids, MI and one in Scottsdale, AZ, are the responsibility of the accepted Van Lunen Fellow and/or their schools. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
The in-residence 2017-2018 Van Lunen Fellows Program sessions are scheduled as follows:
- Session 1: July 17–21, 2017 (arrive in Grand Rapids, MI, by 6:00 pm on Sunday, July 16; depart after 1:30 pm Friday, July 21)
- Session 2: January 15–19, 2018 (arrive in Scottsdale, AZ by 6:00 pm on Monday, January 15; depart after 2:30 pm Friday, January 19.)
- Session 3: July 17–20, 2018 (arrive in Grand Rapids, MI by 6:00 pm on Tuesday, July 17; depart after 1:30 pm on Friday, July 20)
- (Note: Fellows from some provinces of Canada, some U.S. states, and countries outside the U.S. may need to arrive one day before and leave one day after some conferences due to timing of flights.)