Interested individuals who meet the scholarship eligibility requirements must formally apply (using the online application portal) to the Post-Graduate Certificate Program offered at the Online campus of The Chicago School of Professional Psychology.

Application Deadline

January 17, 2014 (extended due to the holiday season)



Limited to 15 Program Fellows


Admission Requirements

  • Application fee: $50
  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae
  • One (1) Letter of Nomination (must be from a current academic leader (dean or higher)
  • One (1) Letter of Recommendation (must be from an individual with direct knowledge of the applicant’s leadership potential, style, or ability)
  • Two (2) Essays (see below)
  • Official College/University Transcript from the terminal degree granting institution
  • NO GRE scores required


Essay Questions

  • People aspire to positions in academic leadership for a multitude of reasons. In 500 words (two typed pages) describe your specific leadership aspirations (current and future) and identify specific position(s) in academia to which you aspire.
  • Colleges and universities are facing many challenges. In 500 words (two typed pages) identify a problem at your institution that needs to be addressed for which you could take a leadership role in solving.