5. When is the application deadline and how much is the cost?

Summer 2014 FMS Training

Early Acceptance

  • Application Deadline: February 7, 2014
  • Applicants Notified: February 28, 2014
  • Program Deposit Due Date: March 14, 2014
  • Full Payment Due: May 1, 2014

General Submissions

  • Application Deadline: March 7, 2014
  • Applicants Notified: April 1, 2014
  • Program Deposit Due Date: April 15, 2014
  • Full Payment Due: May 1, 2014

Winter 2015 FMS Training

Early Acceptance

  • Application Deadline: August 8, 2014
  • Applicants Notified: August 29, 2014
  • Program Deposit Due: September 19, 2014
  • Full Payment Due: October 31, 2014

General Submissions

  • Application Deadline: September 5, 2014
  • Applicants Notified: October 3, 2014
  • Deposits Due: October 17, 2014
  • Full Payment Due: October 31, 2014

Fees:

Corporate: $6,000 USD

General: $4,000 USD

Monterey Institute and Middlebury Students: $2,000

Full and partial merit scholarship rates for the training may be available.

Participants may choose to apply for the training program or both the training and field programs. Participants will receive an FMScouts Professional Certificate in Social Entrepreneurship and Impact Investing endorsed by the program, Monterey Institute, and training center upon successful completion.

There is no fee for the field program, however, participants are normally responsible for transportation to their site location and room and board and other living costs.

All field assignments include a stipend of at least $200/month.

MIIS students can participate in the program at regular tuition rates (6 units for the training and 6 units for the field program). Te program fee is still applied even when registering for academic credits. 

The $500 program deposit is due two weeks after acceptance. The balance is due by May 1 for summer programs and October 31 for winter programs.