Application Process The 2016 online application is now open. The 2016 application materials are due Friday, March 4. Each applicant must fill out and submit a completed online application. The applicant will be asked to provide names for two recommenders. When the application is submitted, the recommenders will receive an email request asking them to upload a letter of recommendation for the applicant. The applicant will be asked to upload scans of their transcripts as part of the online application. Applicants do not need to mail official transcripts to the program unless specifically requested by a program representative. Please complete your application early!