Nomination and Selection Timeline

November 4, 2019: Application opens

Schools work with students and teachers to complete applications.

February 3, 2020, 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time: Applications Due

Both KIPP and STEP applicants must submit all application materials by this deadline to be considered for the program.  All materials must be submitted to Deerfield Academy via the online application.

February 24, 2020: Applicants Notified

Final acceptances announced, and selected students begin enrollment process.

March 13, 2020: Enrollment Forms Due

Enrollment forms A and B and travel information (Form C) are due.

 March 27, 2020: Medical Forms Due

Completed medical forms (Forms 1 – 5) are due for all students.

Late April 2020: Travel Arrangements

All travel arrangements will be made by Deerfield Academy.  Travel arrangements can only be made for those students with fully completed Medical forms.

Late May 2020: Welcome Packets

Welcome packets will be sent to students electronically and via USPS and copied to school liaisons.

July 7 – July 25, 2020: KIPP STEP Summer Program Dates

***IMPORTANT: It is program policy that every student has health insurance coverage AT LEAST for the duration of the program.