To apply to the program, students must submit the following items:

  • Aitchison Application
  • 1–2-page essay explaining the candidate’s interest in public service
  • JHU transcript
  • Résumé or CV

Please submit all materials in one envelope. We regret that, due to the large number of applications we receive, we cannot respond to requests for notification of receipt of student materials. If you wish to receive notification that your materials have been received, please include in your application packet a self-addressed stamped postcard.

Please send all materials electronically to:

Dr. Steven Teles:

We are not responsible for materials delayed because of incorrect addressing.


March 17

All applications must be received by the deadline. Applications received after March 17 will be considered only if spaces in the Aitchison Program remain available.