D2C Undergraduate - Stages
Stage 1: Registration
Students from grades 6 to 12 pre-register online. Upon pre-registration and completion of registration (either through registration deposit or receipt of financial aid), students receive the D2C Application Form through e-mail.
Deadline: July 31, 2018
Stage 2: Application Submission
Candidates complete the D2C Application Form that holistically examines their high school record and college readiness. The complete application packet consists of statement of purpose, school record, co-curricular and extra curricular activities, awards and honors, recommendations.
Completion deadline: July 31, 2018
Stage 3: Decision & Student Performance Report (SPR)
Candidates receive their decision along with comprehensive feedback on their application. The SPR examines the candidate's performance in different areas and outlines areas of improvement. The Student Performance Report is released for every single applying candidate irrespective of their selection for the fellowship. Only selected candidates enroll for the fellowship.
Decision Date: August 15, 2018
Stage 4: The Fellowship
The Fellowship officially starts on August 15, 2018. Between August and December, fellows undergo multiple fellowship modules that enable them to have a deep understanding of the college admissions process, application timelines and deadlines, testing requirements, admissions interviews, college essays, scholarships, financial aid and the overall preparation and approach. Students remain in their respective cities and homes and continue to engage with the fellowship using online tools and resources, and regular online/phone mentoring sessions.
Period: August - December