Earthwatch Ignite - Student Fellowship Application Form

Please read the directions carefully. If you have trouble with the form or have any questions, please contact the Earthwatch Ignite Team at

Required Application Account

You are required to create an account to submit your application.

Your "Username" is your first initial + last name + birth date (MMDDYY) with NO spaces.

For example:

John Smith was born on February 4, 1997. His Username is: JSmith020497

Jane Doe was born on October 30, 1996. Her Username is: JDoe103096

CLICK HERE to create an account or return to a partially completed form.
Be sure to format your Username as described above. The account you create is only for this form.


You will need to have two of your classroom teachers, preferably one science teacher and one non-science teacher, submit recommendations to support your application to the program.

The person providing your recommendation must submit through our online recommendation form, available on They will need your "Username" to successfully submit the form.

We encourage you to share information about the program with your recommendation providers. Program details can also be found on


Applications and recommendations are due by Monday, December 9, 2013.

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