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Apply Here – Sites, Dates, and Deadlines


Thank you for your interest in our programs. All programs are now full and closed for 2020. Please consider joining us next summer!



  • Virtual Instruction – The cost to enroll in EFL online is $650. Courses require access to a computer or laptop and additional mobile device (phone/tablet).


DateSiteProgram DeliveryStatus
June 15-19, 2020Rice University - Houston, TXVirtual InstructionCLOSED
June 15-19, 2020Yale University, Session 1 - New Haven, CTVirtual InstructionCLOSED
June 22-26, 2020UCLA - Los Angeles, CAVirtual InstructionCLOSED
June 22-26, 2020Yale University, Session 2 - New Haven, CTVirtual InstructionCLOSED
June 22-26, 2020UC Berkeley, Session 1 - Berkeley, CAVirtual InstructionCLOSED
June 29-July 3, 2020University of Texas at Austin - Austin, TXVirtual InstructionCLOSED
June 29-July 3, 2020UC Berkeley, Session 2 - Berkeley, CAVirtual InstructionCLOSED
July 6-10, 2020Tufts University - Boston, MAVirtual InstructionCLOSED
July 6-10, 2020Southern Methodist University - Dallas, TXVirtual InstructionCLOSED
July 6-10, 2020Wake Forest University - Winston-Salem, NCVirtual InstructionCLOSED
July 13-17, 2020University of Chicago - Chicago, ILVirtual InstructionCLOSED
July 13-17, 2020Washington University - St. Louis, MOVirtual InstructionCLOSED
July 13-17, 2020Emory University - Atlanta, GAVirtual InstructionCLOSED
July 20-24, 2020Cornell University - Ithaca, NYVirtual InstructionCLOSED
July 20-24, 2020Brown University - Providence, RIVirtual InstructionCLOSED
July 27-31, 2020UC Santa Barbara - Santa Barbara, CAVirtual InstructionCLOSED
August 3-7, 2020University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, MI (Prerequisite Required)Virtual InstructionCLOSED

The program offered at the University of Michigan requires students to have taken economics prior to the start of the program.  Please visit Program Content and Topics for more information.



You may start an application at any time, however only completed applications will be reviewed. Below are the steps you will need to complete before your application may be reviewed.

Please Note – You will be asked to rank your top three program/sites in the application.  By ranking your selections, you are not applying to multiple programs, but instead are indicating your 1st, 2nd and 3rd site program/site preferences.  If you are interested in being reviewed for acceptance to two or more programs (i.e. EFL and EGE/EHFL), please email admissions@fte.org upon submission of your application so a note can be added to your file.

  • Basic Personal Information – Name, Address, Current High School, Current Grade (must be 10th or 11th grade)
  • Personal Statement – You will be asked to respond to a prompt in 750 words or less
  • Application Fee – A fee of $25 will be charged once you have completed the above requirements