The application for the 2020 Fellowship was due on November 1, 2019 at 2 pm ET. The top 77 applicants for the 2020 cycle will be designated "finalists" and will be asked to appear for interviews in New York City or California in late-January or early-February of 2020. The Fellowship program will cover travel and accommodation for the interviews. The 30 2020 Fellowship winners, selected from among the 77 finalists, will be notified in March of 2020. They will begin to receive stipend and tuition support from the program in the fall of 2020.