2013 High Meadows Fellowship Application

This application is to be used to apply for the High Meadows fellowship positions to begin in summer 2013 and end in summer/fall 2015. You may apply to up to 3 fellowship positions.

Information about the fellowship opportunities and the application process can be found here on the Pace website.

Please review this application in its entirety before completing it, noting the deadline date and the supporting materials, which will be uploaded from your computer when you click the Submit button at the end of this form.

All of your application materials must be submitted together electronically; nothing will be accepted on paper. If you have any questions about this online application, please contact Elsie Sheidler at the Pace Center, sheidler@princeton.edu, 609-258-7260. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Note: If you are applying for multiple fellowships, you must complete a separate Personal Statement (Section C) for each position.


How did you learn about the High Meadows fellowships?
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Confidential Information

In submitting this application, I permit the Pace Center for Civic Engagement to inquire about my student disciplinary records at Princeton and other pertinent information, and I permit other University offices, including the Office of the Dean of Undergraduate Students and my residential college, to release such records and information to the Pace Center.   

Please note that any information received by the Pace Center will not be released to any third parties, including our sponsor fellowship organizations and alumni interviewers, as relevant. 
Are you in good academic standing? *
Are you currently under disciplinary probation? *



Please limit your statement(s) to no more than 2 pages, single-spaced.

The Personal Statement(s) should address the following points:

1.   Why you are interested in working in a public interest environmental-focused postgraduate fellowship
2.   How your personal awareness of environmental concerns contributes to your interest in this position
3.   Your understanding of the environmental issues this organization addresses
4.   How your personal, education, and work experiences prepare you for this fellowship
5.   Your personal, professional, and educational goals, and the relevance of these goals to your interest in this fellowship

Upload your Personal Statement using the browse and upload button below. Please your Personal Statement according to the naming convention noted below. 


Please make sure the file contains a .doc or .docx extension.

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Please provide names and contact information for two references (no peer or family references) who could be contacted, if necessary. One should be a person who knows you well in an academic context, preferably a faculty member. The other reference should be a person who knows you in a work context. References may be contacted by University staff and High Meadows sponsor organizations.


Upload a one-page resume using the browse and upload button below. Your resume should include a clear outline of your education, relevant skills, previous employment, activities, and/or other experiences. Use the following naming convention for your resume:

LastName_FirstName_ Resume

Please make sure your resume has a .doc,  .docx, or .pdf extension.


One copy of your internal, unofficial transcript must be submitted with your completed application. Sign on to SCORE, cut and paste the unofficial transcript into a Word document, and upload it below. Use the following naming convention for the Word document of your transcript:



Privacy Policy: For the purpose of applying for this fellowship coordinated by the Pace Center for Civic Engagement, I hereby consent to the release/disclosure of the information and documents that I am providing with this application, including but not limited to my resume, personal statement, and other personal information, to the identified fellowship sponsor organization. Additionally, should I accept a fellowship offer, I consent to have any written documentation or photographs related to my fellowship to be released or disclosed to University officials, fellowship sponsors, and/or supervisors, including being posted on University websites and/or reproduced in printed materials to promote the fellowship program. Written material which I provide may be used in its entirety or excerpts may be selected.

Please acknowledge your consent. *
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Before clicking SUBMIT below, please review the following checklist to ensure you have completed the application accurately and in its entirety. *
All of your application materials must be submitted together electronically; nothing will be accepted on paper. If you have any questions about this online application, please contact Elsie Sheidler at the Pace Center, sheidler@princeton.edu, 609-258-7260. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Click the SUBMIT button below to upload all documents and conclude the online application process. Your successful submission will be acknowledged with an email.

Thank you for applying to the 2013-2015 High Meadows Fellowship.

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