Joining Worlds


The fellows for 2014 have been chosen. Please check back next fall.

A complete fellowship application consists of:

1. 2014 Fellowship Application Form,

2. Statement of Interest (500-750 words) exploring the reasons why you are applying to Oberlin Shansi. See guide questions in the Application Form.

3. Self-Introduction introducing yourself to the Selection Committee. See guide questions in the Application Form.

4. Resume,

5. Unofficial Transcript,

6. Health and Safety Statement,

7. 2014 Reference Letter Form; see  forms for details.

For further information, read the Fellowship FAQs, the Fellowship Information form, email Elaine Vukov ( or swing by the Shansi office at 103 Peters Hall on Oberlin College’s campus–open from 8:30-12pm and 1:30-4:30 PM. Hard copy applications are available in the office.

All application materials should be submitted to the Shansi Office in hard copy or by email to Evelyn Wilkins at

The deadline for the 2014 Fellowship Application is Monday, October 28, 2013 at 4:30 PM.