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Please refer back to this page for updates regarding online webinars and an ongoing list of locations where the IRT will be visiting. For any questions, please contact Monica Reum, Recruitment and Admission Programs Specialist at 

The IRT will be visiting (in order by date):

  • Amherst College, Amherst, MA on Thursday, 9/28/18
  • Smith College, Northampton, MA on Saturday, 9/29/18
  • Atlanta, UNCF/Mellon Programs Conference 10/4/18 - 10/6/18 (exact location TBD)
  • Duke University, MMUF Southeast Regional Conference, Durham, NC 11/2/18 - 11/4/18

Click here to RSVP for one of the info-sessions above and meet with an IRT rep!

All applicants must:

  1. For undergraduates, have earned a grade point average of 3.0 or above (on a 4.0 scale); and for graduate students, have earned a grade point average of 3.5 or above (on a 4.0 scale).
  2. Demonstrate a commitment to eradicating racial disparities in education;
  3. Demonstrate a professional interest in teaching, counseling, or administration (K-12 or higher education)
  4. Submit a complete online application by March 1st, 2019     

You are eligible to participate in the Summer Workshop Intern Program if you are: 

  • A current undergraduate junior
  • A current undergraduate senior

Please note: If you are not accepted to the Summer Workshop, you will automatically be considered for the Associate’s program.

You are eligible to participate in the Associate Program if you are:

  • A current undergraduate junior or senior
  • A college graduate (recent or otherwise)
  • Currently or previously enrolled in a Master’s degree program
  • A working professional with an undergraduate degree

*Graduate degree holders and those who have completed their undergraduate degrees at the time of application are eligible for the Associate Program ONLY.

Application requirements:

  • Attend an online or in-person information session
  • A completed online application which includes a series of short-answer questions about your professional history, research experience, theoretical framework, and goals for future graduate study
  • Three academic letters of recommendation (two can be academic and one can be professional if you are applying for fields in Education such as Higher Education, School Counseling, etc.
  • Resume/CV
  • Upload unofficial transcripts from ALL credit earned institutions including  undergraduate and graduate institutions, community colleges, study abroad programs, and summer coursework. 

For clarification on the application process, please review our FAQ Document.