We encourage applications from Black organizers of all ages, socioeconomic status, geographic landscapes (cities, rural, suburban, etc), and backgrounds including, but not limited to, Black latinx, otherwise abled, gender nonconforming, and transgender.  

Application Timeline

  • May 6, 2019 Application Open

  • May 20, 2019   Application Closes

  • June, 3, 2019 Fellows Notified

  • June 17, 2019 8 week fellowship begins

  • August 9, 2019 8 week fellowship concludes


In addition to the following application, please send a copy of your resume to Here are some resume writing resources.


Name *
Phone *
Address *
Birth Date *
Birth Date
Issue Areas *
Please select your top three areas of interest. We will try our hardest to make sure fellows are paired with grassroots organizations doing work they care most about.
Skills *
Which skills are you experienced in?
New Skills *
Which skills are you most interested in learning (pick your top 5)?