The Gardens will close at 6:00 pm on Saturday, July 20 for all but Fireworks & Fountains ticketholders. Last entry for both Members and timed ticketholders is 4:30 pm. Fireworks & Fountains Show tickets for Saturday are sold out.
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
Society of Fellows induction reception
August 1, 2019 Applications open
September 30 Nominations close
October 31 Applications close
December Notifications to applicants selected and not selected for interviews
January 30 & 31, 2020 (back-up dates February 7 & 8) In-person interviews