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# Calling all 2020 Consortium applicants!

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24 Oct 2019, 17:44
erlandgas wrote:
brooklynhipster wrote:
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Does anyone know if you can get into a school that you ranked lower? For example, if you got accepted into #2,4, and 5, and changed your mind and want #5, can you ask #2 and 4 to withdraw their admission?

Get in? Yes you can get in to any school you applied to. In terms of re-arranging your ranking for fellowship consideration, i don't think thats possible. To my knowledge, its low probability you get the fellowship after your first ranked school anyway.

I thought the consortium grants it to you. Is it the school that grants fellowship?

School has discretion over the fellowship.
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24 Oct 2019, 17:45
School has discretion over the fellowship.[/quote]

Got ya.
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24 Oct 2019, 17:54
erlandgas wrote:
brooklynhipster wrote:
erlandgas wrote:
Does anyone know if you can get into a school that you ranked lower? For example, if you got accepted into #2,4, and 5, and changed your mind and want #5, can you ask #2 and 4 to withdraw their admission?

Get in? Yes you can get in to any school you applied to. In terms of re-arranging your ranking for fellowship consideration, i don't think thats possible. To my knowledge, its low probability you get the fellowship after your first ranked school anyway.

Yea, I understand you can get accepted to any school applied. I thought how it works is consortium then gives you a yes or no for scholarship. For example you get accepted at #1 and #5, consortium informs you yes you get the fellowship. If I wanted to go to #5 instead of #1, can I tell #1 to withdraw me then I go to #5 with scholarship.

I think the best way to think about it is, CGSM can decide whether you're eligible to be a Consortium Member (ie, do you fit the mission) but the school ultimately decides whether they give you the fellowship. Hence the 'draft' in March. Does that make sense?
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24 Oct 2019, 18:05
Okay.... So let's say you're 1,3,5 accept you. Does 1 have the opportunity to give you it first then 3 then 5? What's the lowest school you've heard someone ranking receive the fellowship?
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24 Oct 2019, 18:14
erlandgas wrote:
Okay.... So let's say you're 1,3,5 accept you. Does 1 have the opportunity to give you it first then 3 then 5? What's the lowest school you've heard someone ranking receive the fellowship?

Thats exactly correct. I've spoken to CGSM students at every school I applied to and the vast majority had that school #1. They mentioned some students they knew going to #2 ranked schools. Heard of one person at their #3. That said, you could certainly get into your #2 and that school give you other funding outside of the fellowship too...
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25 Oct 2019, 06:45
The whole process is quite odd. I have one friend who is at their #6 and still got the fellowship. I have heard you can leverage your fellowship from your #1 if you decide to attend your #2 or #3 to get money. I know a few people who have done that, it just won't be called the Consortium fellowship. It's all confusing really.
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25 Oct 2019, 10:35
Just got an interview invite from Haas. They seem to be sending out Consortium invites

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25 Oct 2019, 11:36
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Just got an interview invite from Haas. They seem to be sending out Consortium invites

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Congrats! Best of luck.
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25 Oct 2019, 12:00
So far I’ve gotten interview invites from Kelley, Wisconsin, and Simon.

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25 Oct 2019, 13:40
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So far I’ve gotten interview invites from Kelley, Wisconsin, and Simon.

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Congrats! Good luck!
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26 Oct 2019, 09:00
Heard back from Darden!
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27 Oct 2019, 13:20
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Heard back from Darden!

Congrats!

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27 Oct 2019, 15:31
Anyone hear from Tuck?
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28 Oct 2019, 05:47
brooklynhipster question: was your interview invite from UCLA for a special Consortium interview day or just a general invite?
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28 Oct 2019, 10:53
brooklynhipster wrote:
Heard back from Darden!

Did you receive an interview invite or confirmation that your application was received?

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28 Oct 2019, 15:15
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brooklynhipster question: was your interview invite from UCLA for a special Consortium interview day or just a general invite?

Hm, I'm not sure. I'm doing skype so I doubt they have consortium specific skype interviews but I could be wrong.
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28 Oct 2019, 15:16
tuckerc0610 wrote:
brooklynhipster wrote:
Heard back from Darden!

Did you receive an interview invite or confirmation that your application was received?

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Interview!
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28 Oct 2019, 15:19
brooklynhipster wrote:
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brooklynhipster question: was your interview invite from UCLA for a special Consortium interview day or just a general invite?

Hm, I'm not sure. I'm doing skype so I doubt they have consortium specific skype interviews but I could be wrong.

Oh ok. I was hoping they had a Consortium interview day like other schools have sometimes.

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28 Oct 2019, 18:38
Has anyone besides Brooklyn gotten invites? I’ve received emails from hass, michigan, dartmouth, yale and darden. No invites yet :/

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