Applicants must have a minimum 3.5 GPA each semester of your first year to apply to this program.
Refer to 2020 Application Instructions for Class of 2023 for details on the Neeley Fellows application process. Application highlights are listed below.
Part 1: ONLINE APPLICATION
Complete and submit the online application by 5 p.m. on March 20, 2020.
Part 2: OTHER REQUIRED MATERIALS – Submitted Online by Applicant
Complete and submit online the following documents by 5 p.m. on March 20, 2020. Pay special attention to detailed instructions provided in the 2020 Application Instructions for Class of 2023 document including naming convention, template provided and specific instructions.
- RESUME: Submit your one-page resume, in the requested format. Click here for template and sample.
- COVER LETTER: Submit a well-written cover letter addressed to Meg Lehman, Program Director, Neeley Fellows.
Part 3: Letter of Recommendation – Submitted on Student's Behalf by Recommender
Letters are due by 5 p.m. on March 20, 2020 so please request letter of recommendation with adequate time for the writer to complete by due date.
After applying you will receive email notification with details about the following:
Part 4: INFORMATIONAL INTERVIEWS: You will participate in face-to-face informational interviews between March 27 – April 9, 2020 with two current Neeley Fellows assigned to you. Dress is casual.
Part 5: NEELEY FELLOWS ALUMNI ROUNDTABLE: You will be asked to attend a networking session with Fellows Alumni in Neeley 2303 on April 19, 2020. You will be notified for your morning or afternoon session closer to the date, but please keep this entire date open until specific time assignments are communicated. Dress is business professional.
If you have any questions concerning the Neeley Fellows application process, please contact Meg Lehman, Program Director at 817-257-4979 or firstname.lastname@example.org
For a comparison of the Neeley Fellows and the BNSF Neeley Leadership programs, please visit the Neeley Premier Programs webpage. Please note that you may not apply to both programs.