Echoing Green Foundation Fellowships

Fellowship Information


Provides seed funding and support to more than 450 social entrepreneurs with bold ideas for social change in order to launch groundbreaking organizations around the world.

Who Should Apply:

You may apply for our fellowship program while you are a full time student in a degree program. However, you must have completed your studies by July at the beginning of your fellowship period. If you are awarded an Echoing Green Fellowship, you are agreeing to make your organization your full-time employment.

Fellowship Benefits:

A health insurance stipend. A yearly professional development stipend.Conferences led by organizational development experts. Access to technical support and pro bono partnerships to help grow your organization. A community of like-minded social entrepreneurs and public service leaders, including the Echoing Green network of nearly 500 alumni working all over the world.

Program Duration:

The 2013 Echoing Green Fellows will begin their fellowship July 2013 and continue until June 30, 2015.

Number & Amount Available:

Must work full-time (minimum 35 hours per week) for the duration of the two year fellowship. Up to $90,000 in funding to launch new organizations.

Citizenship Requirements:
non-USA w/greencard
STEM Fields Only:
NC State Endorsement Required:

Student Information

Required GPA:
Academic Level:


Initial Deadline:
November 17th, 2015
NC State Campus Deadline:


National Deadline:
November 17th, 2015
Check back for 2017 application cycle information.