Application Process

Who May Apply?

Teachers and graduate students from all disciplines and anyone seeking graduate credits in ecology and conservation biology are encouraged to apply.


Program cost is based on current Columbia University per credit tuition rates and a small programmatic fee.

For the July 8 – 19, 2013 Inquire Institute:
Tuition: $4,320 (3 credits)
Initiation Fee: $220

Fellowship is available. If you are interested in applying for a EICES fellowship please fill out the appropriate section of the application and apply early for consideration.

Application Checklist

  • Application (online or paper version)
  • Personal statement
  • CV
  • Academic transcript (unofficial copy acceptable)
  • Recommendation (from principal, director, professor, etc.)
  • Online application questions
  • A non-refundable application fee of $95

Application Deadline

The deadline to apply with fellowship consideration April 15, 2013.