Fellows receive a stipend while enrolled in our tuition-free program.
Part of the unique experience of being a Longwood Fellow is the residential nature of the Program. By living and learning in a collegial community environment, Fellows develop deep professional and personal relationships with one another and with Longwood staff.
Benefits of the Fellows Program include:
A monthly stipend
Airfare, lodging, and meals for interview weekend
A full Longwood benefits package including health insurance and workers compensation coverage
Up to $8,500 for tailored educational courses
Two years of American Public Gardens Association annual conference registration and associated airfare, lodging, and meals
A two-month field placement, including airfare and lodging
Soceity of Fellows induction reception for each Fellow and two guests
August 1 Applications open
September 1 Nominations close
October 1 Applications close
December 5-7 (weather dependent) In-person interviews
Mid December (weather dependent) Offer to selected individuals
Late December (weather dependent) Notifications to applicants not selected