Initial Application (February 15 – June 4, 2021): All students interested in the IDEC program must complete an initial application. Initial applications will be reviewed by the IDEC project team for eligibility and program fit.
Supplemental Questions (June 7 – June 11, 2021): Eligible applicants will be provided with supplemental questions to complete. Responses to the supplemental questions will be used to select applicants for interviews.
Interview Invite (June 18, 2021): Selected applicants will be invited to interview with the IDEC Selection Committee. Interview invitations will be sent via email with follow-up phone calls.
Interviews (June 21 – July 23, 2021): 30- minute interviews will be conducted in-person in St. Paul, MN or via Skype.
Selection Notifications (August 2 – August 6, 2021): All applicants will be notified regarding the status of their application or interview.
Orientation (August 21, 2021): All students selected to participate in the IDEC program must complete orientation.