TFA Graduate Fellows Program

Application Information


Priority Deadline: January 15, 2018

Application Closes: March 1st, 2018 


If you would like learn more about the program and get your questions answered, consider joining the TFA Fellows Virtual Information Session dates. 

  • Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 7 PM

Please e-mail to reserve a spot in the Information Session that works best for your schedule. 



Applicants will be invited to participate in an interview with the TFA Graduate Fellows Selection Committee during the week of January 22nd - 26th and March 5th - 9th, depending on application date. Please note that interviews will be held either in-person or virtually, depending on availability. Following the interview, candidates will be notified regarding their acceptance status by March 15 , 2017 or earlier. Selected TFA Fellows will then apply to Delta State University’s Graduate School and submit required documents.



Please note: All or part of your Graduate hours completed during TFA Summer Institute could apply towards your Graduate degree, depending on the specific degree of choice.

This is a collaborative project with Teach For America and it is funded by The Robert M. Hearin Foundation.