Submit an application for the Summer 2016 NCOA Graduate Student Fellowship Program. The NCOA office is located near Washington DC, in Arlington, VA, directly above the Crystal City Metro Station.

What to Submit

To apply, please send an email with your name as the subject line to The email must include the following items:

  • A cover letter that addresses all of the requirements listed below
  • A copy of your current resume
  • A writing sample
  • Two references, including at least one from a recent internship or employment supervisor

Cover Letter Requirements

Your cover letter must include the following information:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Email/Phone
  • School
  • Degree
  • Expected graduation date
  • Specify your interest in one or more of the following areas: healthy aging, economic security, public policy

After You Apply

Suitable candidates will be contacted for an interview. Applications for the summer program close on February 5, 2016.

If you have any further questions, please contact us.