Apply for the Atlas Corps Fellowship in the U.S.


Deadline:  15 August 2019
Open to: bachelor’s degree holders with two or more years of relevant experience
Benefits: travel costs and living stipend

Description

The Atlas Corps Fellowship is a 12-18 month fellowship in the United States for the world’s top social change leaders. Fellows serve full-time at Host Organizations to develop leadership skills and learn effective practices through the Atlas Corps Global Leadership Lab professional development series and networking opportunities with other Fellows.

Eligibility

— Two or more years of relevant experience;

— Bachelor’s degree or equivalent;

— English proficiency (oral, writing, reading);

— Age 35 or younger;

— Apply to serve in a country other than where you are from (U.S. citizens are not eligible for the U.S. Fellowship);

— Commitment to return to your home country after the 12-18 month Fellowship;

— Commitment to living on a basic stipend that only covers food, shared housing, and local transportation.

Benefits

Participants in this prestigious fellowship receive health insurance, flight and visa costs, and a living stipend to cover basic expenses (food, local transportation, and shared housing).

Application

We consider applications on a rolling basis, though we encourage you to apply as soon as possible to be considered for Host Organization placements. The application is a multi-step process. Our Fellow Classes start four times a year: January, April, July, and October. To be considered for Fellowships beginning in July and October, we encourage you to submit your Part 1 application no later than February 28. To be considered for Fellowships beginning in January or April, we encourage you to submit your Part 1 application no later than August 15.

In order to apply, register HERE.

The official web-page.