Fellowship candidates can demonstrate success in their professional careers and a commitment to developing as a leader. Strong candidates are highly-motivated, open to growth, and committed to advancing the Latino community. Candidates must have a minimum of seven years of professional experience.

Application Process


Applications for the 2020 cohort, which will operate from January-September of 2020, will open on Oct. 1, 2019 and close on Nov. 1, 2019. Once applications are submitted, a selection committee will review and interview finalists. The cost of the Fellowship is $3,500.

Program Dates


The Institute offers one Fellowship cohort annually. Each cohort will average approximately 30 Fellows. Courses run one Friday afternoon (4:30pm-8pm) and full-day Saturday (8am-5pm) for nine consecutive months.

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