The Washington Center The State Department

Welcome to The Washington Center’s Application Portal for the 2021 Foreign Affairs Information Technology (FAIT) Fellowship.

Please note that this program is for U.S. Citizens only.

New User

If you are a returning user and wish to continue working on your FAIT Fellowship application, please login below. Email addresses previously used to register in this system cannot be used to register for this application.


If you have begun a 2021 application, but do not remember your password, click on Forgot Your Password and follow the instructions provided.

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Please Read: System Requirements

To ensure the best experience possible, please make note of the following:

  • PLEASE NOTE: To complete this application, you'll need to use of the following browsers. If you use a different browser, you may experience issues.

    • Google Chrome 55.0.2883 (most recent version)
    • Mozilla Firefox 51.0.1 (most recent version)
    • Internet Explorer 9 and up (TLS 1.1 must be enabled - see directions here)
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Opera 42 (most recent version)
    • Safari 10.0.1 (most recent version)