Become a High School Diplomat

Application Eligibility

Students may apply during their sophomore and junior years of high school from September 15 through January 9.  All materials must be received by the application deadline in order for an application to be considered complete.  Children of AIG employees and their agents may not apply.  We afford equal opportunity to students of all racial, ethnic, and religious backgrounds.

Application Timeline

September 15, 2018: Application available online
January 9, 2019: Applications due
January and February, 2019: Applications under review
Late February, 2019: Candidates selected for interviews notified by email
February and March, 2019: Interviews conducted
Early April, 2019: Applicants receive notification of their final status


To complete their online application, students must upload a standard portrait-style photo of themselves (click here for example) as well as a scanned copy of the Parent / Guardian Release with handwritten signatures.  Additionally, students are responsible for arranging to have a teacher or counselor complete the Teacher Recommendation and submit it from an official school email address.  All materials must be received by the application deadline.