Thank you for your interest in our 2019 Reducing Racial and Ethnic Disparities Certificate Program. Applications for the program are due on December 14, 2018. The program will be held from March 25-29, 2019.

In order to apply, you will need to create a Submittable account by providing your name and email address, and creating a password. Once you’ve created an account, Submittable will send you an email with a confirmation link—please be sure to click on the link to validate your email address. If you do not receive an email with a confirmation link, please check your Spam folder and be sure to mark emails from Submittable as "not Spam."

If you are applying as an individual, or if you have been designated to submit essay responses on behalf of your team, you will be prompted to upload your essay responses via Word document. (Each team is asked to submit just one set of essay responses.) 

You can view the essay questions HERE

Please Keep in Mind:

  • If you do not validate your email address with Submittable, we will not receive your application. 
  • Each team member is required to submit an application. 
  • If you wish to apply for a tuition subsidy, you must complete the Statement of Financial Need. 

Once you have submitted your application, you should receive an email confirmation within 24 hours. If you do not, please check your Spam folder and then contact us at If you have not heard from us about your application status by January 18, 2019, please contact us at