Harvard's Strategic Data Project works with education agencies to find and train data leaders to uncover trends, measure solutions, and effectively communicate evidence to stakeholders. Our inspiring network of system leaders, fellows, and faculty come together to share how to best use data to make a difference in the lives of students. Learn more at https://sdp.cepr.harvard.edu/.
Below you can access the applications for available programs through the Strategic Data Project, including applications for prospective fellows, prospective partners looking to enroll or hire a fellow, and SDP Institute applicants.
If you are applying to become a Data or Agency Fellow, please review the deadlines and application rounds found at https://sdp.cepr.harvard.edu/become-fellow. For Data Fellows, expect to hear about next steps within three weeks from an application deadline. Successful SDP Data Fellow applicants will be placed as full-time employees at one of our partner sites across the country.
If you are applying to host or enroll an SDP Fellow, please complete the application. We recommend completing an application sooner rather than later. We will work with you to flesh out the role if needed. You can find a template for the contract within the application.
SDP Institute is an opportunity to spend time at Harvard University, engaging in candid conversations about your strategic goals and analytic challenges, strengthening your technical skillset, and making plans for data-informed progress in your organization. The 2020 SDP Institute dates will take place in July, with exact dates announced by December 2019.