All applicants applying to the Katz Visiting Scholars Program must meet the following criteria:
- Provide evidence of academic standing, in terms of degrees, employment status, and research that meets Katz standards.
- Propose a plan of research.
- Establish contact with a Katz faculty member in the area of mutual research interest and complete an online interview.
- Applicants must be from or sponsored by a fully-accredited higher education institution, government agency, or international education organization.