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The 2019 Application is Closed

The application for PEOPLE is now closed.

For those who have applied, we have answered some frequently asked questions:

Q: How do I know you received my application? Can you confirm receipt?
A: Send us an email with the following information and we will reply within 1 business days to advise on if we received your application and if it’s complete. Please make sure the email contains the students first name, last name, school district (MMSD or MPS), and preferred email address for the response.

Q: If you find that my application is not complete. Can I send the missing materials now?
A: No, we will not accept late materials.

Q: What if I sent materials on-time, but for some reason you don’t have it. If I provide proof of sending, such as an email or fax confirmation, will my students application be considered?
A: Yes, we will consider those materials.

Q: When will I hear back about my application?
A: Our goal is to complete our admission process by May 6th 2019.

Q: Are there other steps to this process?
A: Yes, some students will be selected for an interview.  Interview invitations were sent via email on April 17, 2019.

Q:  I didn’t receive an e-mail for an interview.  Should I assume that I didn’t get into the program?
A:  When we emailed some applicants, the email was returned to us because of an invalid email address.  Some applicants did not list an email.  Those applicants will be contacted via phone by Friday, April 19, 2019.  Final admissions decisions will not be made until May 6, 2019.  All applicants will be informed of their status on or after that date.  Some candidates may be placed on a waitlist.

Q:  Are there other precollege programs I can apply to?
A:  Yes!  UW System hosts many precollege programs.  The Boys and Girls Club can also help you find other precollege opportunities.