The Applicant (credited as Applicant #3) was a young man who applied for the same function as Phoebe Halliwell at Web San Francisco, an online interactive network. When Phoebe started talking to him, she became intimidated by his difficult questions and left, feeling that she wasn't good enough for the function. This eventually led to Phoebe casting the Smart Spell.
- Applicant #1 was a cum laude and Ford Foundation scholar which means he went to Stanford. He was portrayed by Anthony Deane.
- Applicant #2 won a fellowship from the National Science Foundation when she went to Harvard University. She was portrayed by Rebecca Jackson.
The Applicants appears in a total of 1 episode throughout the course of the series.
- Season 2
- The Painted World