What you’ll need to complete the application
Your Contact Information
Name, email, address, & phone
Your Demographic Information
Racial/Ethnic Heritage, gender, identity, first generation college student
Your Education Information
College/University affiliation, major, GPA, high school, awards & recognition
An Essay Response to Two Questions
1. Identify a piece of philosophical writing that you read in a class or on your own that was especially meaningful to you, and explain why. (max. 300 words)
2. What would you hope to gain from, and to contribute to, this Institute, and how do you envision philosophy fitting into your life in the future? (max 300 words)
Which PIKSI Program You'd Like to Attend
PIKSI Rock (June 21 – 30) or PIKSI Boston (June 20-27)
One faculty member who is a sponsor, who would agree to advise you if you choose to go on to graduate school, and one from another individual
You will need transcripts from current & previous institutions and a philosophy writing sample
Application deadline is January 31, 2017.
Supporting letters are due by February 7, 2017.
Those applications that are incomplete will not be reviewed.