Dates and resources to keep in mind as you apply



Applications open on 28 August 2019 for the 2020-21 cohort of Atlantic Fellows for Social and Economic Equity.

Applications close on 22 October 2019 at 11.59 GMT. We are unable to consider applications received after this time. All applications must be complete by this date to be considered.

On 4 February 2020, the application shortlist will be finalised. All applicants will be contacted and told whether or not they have been shortlisted.

All shortlisted applicants will be invited to interview. Online teleconferencing interviews will take place from 17 to 21 February 2020.

The final selection of the 2020-21 cohort of Atlantic Fellows for Social and Economic Equity will be made in early March 2020.

All shortlisted applicants will be notified of the programme’s decision by mid-March 2020.

Additional resources

We know that applying to a fellowship is a daunting process, and we’d like to support you as much as possible as you do so. The responses you offer when completing the application form will help us to understand who you are and why this programme may be right for you. 

  • More information on the Fellowship experience and the support provided to Fellows can be found on The Fellowship Programme.

  • Our FAQ page provides answers to common questions about the AFSEE programme.

  • Our Selection and Eligibility Criteria page gives key details about what and who we are looking for.

  • We will hold webinars for prospective applicants on 30 September and 1 October 2019. In these webinars, you will have an opportunity to learn more about the Fellowship and the application process. You’ll have a chance to hear from, and ask questions of, our Programme Manager, Katie Boulton, and from several of our Senior Fellows. Email if you would like to express an interest in participating.

  • You can view the video of our previous AFSEE application webinar here.

Contact us

If you have further questions, email We aim to respond within three working days.