Applicant instructions and information:

  • Pearl Harbor Field School: Limited to active duty military personnel during last 180 days of active duty service (from any branch of service); those not stationed in Hawaii will need to discuss options with our military contact
    • Please do not use this online application for the Pearl Harbor program, click here to request Pearl Harbor application and/or request information

  • Alcatraz Field School: Military veterans and reservists have priority for acceptance; we also accept military spouses and dependents, college students, and other young adults over the age of 18 as space allows
    • Complete all information below then choose "Submit" at the end of the form
    • Please do not use the Safari internet browser as the submit button may not function properly
    • Questions denoted by * require answers, others are optional ("Submit" button at end will not function if required questions are not completed) 
    • One letter of recommendation from a professor, supervisor, employer, or mentor is required, they may submit online at Letter of Recommendation
    • Military veterans will need to submit a copy of their DD214 (record of military service) either by uploading a pdf document below or mailing hard copy as per instruction below
    • Deadlines for applications for each session are posted at the bottom of the CPI website homepage
    • We prefer online applications, but should you need to download this application to print, fill out by hand, and mail in, chick here to download printable version

  • Questions should be directed to or 866-415-7691

​           Application last updated: 07/08/2016

Participant Application