TARGET Application Instructions

Information for students

Qualified Applicants

  • 2020-2021 high school sophomores and juniors
  • Illinois high school enrollment
  • 3.0 grade point average or above on a 4.0 scale
  • Eligible to work in the United States

Application Requirements

  • Online Application and Questionnaire
  • Unofficial Transcript
  • 2 Reference Letters
    • Reference 1: Science Teacher – Contact Information
    • Reference 2: Math Teacher – Contact Information

All requirements must be received by the deadline to be considered for this position.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Key Dates and Deadlines

Program dates: June 28 – August 6, 2021

Application Period & Deadline: Dec 14, 2020 – Feb 1, 2021
Program dates: June 28 – August 6, 2021
Acceptance date: Updates will be available on our website and via email to selected applicants in mid-April

*Students who submitted all of their application materials by the deadline will hear back on this date. All decisions are final.