How to Apply for the Sylvia Taylor Johnson Fellowship

Preliminary Application

Complete the electronic preliminary application form.

On the application form:

  • Indicate research area of interest.
  • Enter statement of interest.
  • Enter abstract about the independent research you propose to conduct while at ETS.
  • Attach curriculum vitae.
  • Attach transcripts (student copy is acceptable).

Final Application

If your preliminary application is approved, you will be invited to submit the following materials:

  • a detailed proposal (approximately five double-spaced pages) describing the research that will be carried out at ETS and how it relates to current ETS research
  • samples of published research
  • names and email addresses of three individuals who are familiar with your work and who are willing to complete a recommendation form which will be sent to them electronically

All application materials should be submitted electronically as attachments (preferably as PDF files) via email.

Important Dates

  • January 1, 2014 — deadline for preliminary application
  • March 1, 2014 — deadline for final application materials


Sylvia Taylor Johnson Fellowship Program
MS 19-T
660 Rosedale Road
Princeton, NJ 08541-0001

For more information, contact us via email or call 1-609-734-5543.