Steps to Apply

The application period for the LAFF program is open from October 1, 2016 - January 08, 2017. If you would like to apply to be a fellow starting in Fall 2017, please complete the following steps before January 08, 2017. We advise that applicants begin their applications early to allow adequate time to write essays, obtain undergraduate transcripts, aquire letters of reccomendation, and take the GRE and TOEFL exams. Contact the LAFF Program with any specific questions about the application or admissions process.

  • 1Review the MESM admissions information and begin preparing your application materials early (including GRE and TOEFL exams). 
  • 2Complete the UCSB Graduate Division e-app by January 08, 2017 to apply for admission to the Bren School's MESM degree program.
  • 3Complete the LAFF Fellowship Application and upload with your UCSB e-app by January 08, 2017.