Steps to Apply

The application period for the LAFF program is open from October 1st - January 10th each year. If you would like to apply to be a fellow starting in the fall 2016, please complete the following steps before January 10th, 2016. We advise that applicants start 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 10, 2016 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 10, 2016.