How to Apply to IELOL Global

Individuals must complete the IELOL Global application form, which includes a statement of nomination from a supervisor indicating support for the application. Applicants will receive an email confirmation upon receipt of your application. Individuals accepted to IELOL Global will receive an email notifying them of their acceptance. Upon acceptance, registration information will be sent to all participants.

2020 Application

Application Deadline

To qualify applications must be received by July 22, 2020, 11:59 pm ET*. 
Individuals accepted to IELOL Global will receive an email notifying them of their acceptance on a rolling basis starting July 22, 2020.

*The application deadline for the 2020 cohort was July 22nd. If you are still interested in the program, please contact IELOL Global Program Coordinator Madeline Shellgren at, as there might still be spots availlable. Please know though that payment for your participation must be received by August 21 and that if you are planning on utilizing institutional funds, this sometimes takes time to process.

Registration Deadline

All registrations for accepted participants must be received no later than August 21, 2020, by 11:59 pm ET.

Registration Confirmation & Refunds

OLC will confirm your registration and promptly notify you regarding any changes. If an unforeseen event forces OLC to cancel the program, you will receive a full refund of your registration fee.

Should you need to withdraw from this program for any reason a written request can be sent by email to or by fax to 888.898.6209. If your request to withdraw is received by August 21, 2020, a partial refund can be issued.

* Please note that a $100 administrative fee will be charged for each withdrawal.


To ensure you are able to fully participate in IELOL, please indicate your accommodation needs during the registration process. We will work with you individually and with SARUA to make sure that your specific accommodation needs are addressed. If you have questions or would like to discuss your accessibility needs or concerns, please contact us at at least two weeks in advance of the IELOL program start.