Frequently Asked Questions

FAQs

Can I apply if I live outside of the U.S?


Yes, you may apply. Although please consider your timezone when applying. The program will run according to Central Standard Time.




Is this a selective program?


Not necessarily. This is the first year running this program therfore admissions won't be very competitive. As long as you show authentic interest in your application you will likely be accepted.




Can I apply if I dont meet the age requirements?


Yes, if you are a year older or younger you may still apply. Although we will prioritze applicants within the targeted demographic.




When will the application open?


The Application will open March 1st 12:00 am CST and close May 1st 11:59 pm CST. It can be accesed after logging in on the website




What will be considered on the application?


The application will have a short essay about why the student is interested in participating. There will also be an area for the student to write about extracurricular activites. We do not require a transcript or test scores.




Help! I have a question that wasn't answered here.


Please email us at yipsprogram@gmail.com for any further questions. We will respond within 24 hours.