Become a Fellow

The Application Process

What to expect

Applying is simple. Just complete the form below, and a Tulsa Service Year program manager will reach out to you to discuss next steps.

here's how it works


Submit your application and be contacted by the Tulsa Service Year team


Interview with entrepreneurs and leaders in your field


Get accepted and finalize your program placement


Plan your move to Tulsa and meet your cohort

A few things to note:

Aug 2021-Aug 2022

Dates that Tulsa Service Year will be running

4 year degree

Applicants will be given priority

Adapting to COVID-19

Service is more important now than ever before, and we are ensuring safety.

Tulsa Service Year will be operational in 2021-2022, adhering to CDC best-practices and guidelines for social distancing. At times, this may mean more virtual programming. We know that many of you have had jobs, fellowships, and service work canceled in light of the pandemic. Our promise is to remain in operation, remain impactful, and remain safe.


Thank you for your interest in joining Tulsa Service Year! Applications are now closed.

About the Fellow Experience

Recruitment Timeline

Applications Open:

October 25 - January 3 (deadline extended)


Using this application, candidates share their basic information, academic and demographic background, and upload a current resume.

First Round Interviews: TSY Team

January 10 - January 14


In this round, we learn more about candidates’ interest in Tulsa Service Year and commitment to leadership development and community engagement.

Second Round: Host Site Interviews

January 19 - January 28


Candidates invited to the second round will interview with our host organizations. This final step helps us determine if Tulsa Service Year is a good fit for the candidate and host organization.

Offers Extended

January 31 - February 3


Placements are finalized based on a mutual matching process.

Offer Acceptance Deadline

February 10

Welcome to Tul Weekend

May 19 - May 21

Fellow Start Date

May 23, 2022

Fellow End Date

May 19, 2023