Foundations Application

Click here to download the 2015/2016 Foundations application, or to upload your completed application.

How to Apply:

  1. Download the application to your computer.
  2. Answer all open-ended questions in paragraph or short essay form directly onto the application.
  3. When completed, save your application with your name and with ‘.doc ‘at the end.  (Ex. MaryRemingtonApplication.doc)
  4. Go back to, to the Foundations Program page, and click on ‘Application.’
  5. Follow the steps to upload the application, and you may also upload your Resume at this time, if applicable, naming the file Ex. MaryRemingtonResume.doc (as you did with the application).
  6. After you have uploaded, hit Continue to then choose your Payment process.
  7. After you complete your payment options, make sure you hit Continue.
  8. You have successfully submitted your application when you see a page that says ‘Thank you for your information.’  See below regarding your Reference Letter and payment process.
  9. If paying the application fee by credit card:  After you have uploaded, follow the steps to pay the $125 Application fee by credit card. You will receive a confirmation via email of the credit card charge.
  10. If paying the application fee by check:  You may write it out in the amount of $125 to ‘NYZCCC’ and mail it to NYZCCC.
  11. For your Reference Letter:  Please download the Reference Form provided via the online application page or our website. Have your reference contact complete the form, and mail it directly to NYZCCC in a sealed envelope. Directions are on the Reference Form.

Your application will be considered complete after your Application, Reference Form, and $125 Application fee have been received.