The excitement starts here
You step away from your known life for 6 amazingly challenging and inspiring months! Because you feel that you want to take life into your own hands and give yourself an opportunity to grow on your own terms, shine together with peers and share your knowledge and talents with the world. And to, after those 6 months, fully step into your life again with a backpack of tools, strong energy and the ability to change your life and inspire around you.
The Application Process
Here’s what you need to know to apply for our 6-month program. Tribe 19 starts on March 4, 2019 and the application deadline is February 4, 2019!
The Tribe accepts a maximum of 20 people. Once that number is reached, your next opportunity is the next Tribe.
To start the process, request the application by filling in the short form behind this link or at the bottom of this page.
Request the Application Form
After requesting your application form, you will have 5 days to finish and submit your application form and creative assignment. We advise you to submit your application ASAP as we will close applications once we have 20 people in the tribe. Four simple steps to join this Tribe of amazing people:
Step 1 – Getting in touch
After requesting our online application form at the bottom of this page you will automatically receive an email with our application form.
We will get in touch with you to inform if you have any questions or if you would like to meet with us, either online or offline.
Step 2 – Apply
The application form consists of 20 questions and 1 creative assignment. After you receive your application form, you’ll have 5 days to finish it and send it back to us.
Step 3 – Your application and the interviews
After we’ve received your finished application form, we will schedule 2 interviews (online or offline) with you to meet staff and current students.
The interviews are part of the application process. It is meant to really meet each other. It allows us to ask you questions about your application form and your motivation to join the program. And it allows you to ask us all your questions you might have. It will help us to find out whether the Knowmads program is for you.
Just like in the application form, there are no right or wrong answers or ways to prepare for this interview. We would like to meet you in an open and honest way.
Step 4 – (Y)our decision and the practicalities
If all goes well, we will send you an official invitation to join the Tribe. We will send you our feedback and the educational agreement. Within 1 week, we expect (1) your answer whether or not you want to join, (2) your signed educational agreement, and (3) payment of first installment (the second installment to be paid before the start of the program).
NB: If it is not possible for you to pay the full tuition fee before the start of the program, please get in touch. We are happy to think along with you and to make arrangements that fit your financial situation.
Step 5 – Getting ready for your Learning Journey
If you are moving to the Netherlands, we recommend you arrive at least a week before to land in Amsterdam, sort out your accommodation, and get yourself a needed bicycle 🙂.
If you have any questions feel free to ask at firstname.lastname@example.org. We’re looking forward to hearing from you. You are welcome to come and visit Knowmads at any time – just drop us a line.