Performing Wisdom | Application

Please fill out the application completely before you click on the “Submit” button at the end of the form. The system will not save incomplete applications. If you hit the “Enter” key before completing the application, the application may submit accidentally. If this happens, simply begin a new application. Any incomplete duplicate application forms will be discarded by our processing team.

For the essay questions that require more lengthy responses, draft your answers in a separate application, such as Microsoft Word, and have them ready to paste into the application form.

Parental Consent Form

Please ask your parent(s)/guardian(s) to complete the Parental Consent Form by Friday, March 13, 2020 at midnight.


The deadline for all submissions is Friday, March 13, 2020 at midnight. Once you have completed your application, the CHS staff will contact your references and ask them to fill out a brief questionnaire by Tuesday, March 17, 2020.


If you have any questions regarding the application process or the program, contact us at

Biographical Information

High School & Educational Information

Activity/Organization, Awards, Dates

Essay Questions

Your response should be 100 - 150 words.
Your response should be 100 - 150 words.
Your response should be 100 - 150 words.


Please provide the contact information for a reference who can speak to your academic work and evaluate your plans for participating in the program. If you cannot supply the contact information for a teacher at your high school, please provide information for an employer or mentor who know you well.The CHS will contact your reference directly with a questionnaire. Be sure to inform your reference about your application. The sooner you submit your application, the earlier the CHS will contact your reference.

Parent or Guardian Information

Please ask your parents/guardians to read, fill in and submit the Parental Consent Form.

Application Agreement

I certify that all information submitted in this application and in any supporting documents of my candidacy for participation in the Performing Wisdom Workshop at the Center for Hellenic Studies is complete and true to the best of my knowledge. I understand that providing false or misleading information or failing to provide updated information can result in a rejection of my application and possible dismissal from the program.

*The Center for Hellenic Studies reviews applications without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, age, color, disability, family responsibilities, familial status, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, personal appearance, political affiliation, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, source of income, veteran’s status or any other factor prohibited by law in its educational programs and activities.

**The Center for Hellenic Studies verifies that the aforementioned information will remain strictly confidential and will be used only for the Performing Wisdom Summer Workshop.