The fellowship is a collaborative process with our partners.

 

fellow

Fellows work full-time with the partner and remotely with FLIA during the project period. They participate in a professional development retreat and fundraising campaign.

Partner

Our partners host a fellow on-site, provide access to basic office resources, and monitor the project in real time.

FLIA

We support the fellow financially and work closely with them through various task management and engagement systems during the fellowship process.

 
 

Interested in becoming a fellow?

 

 

Application Timeline

Please check the calendar below for information on upcoming project application deadlines and insight on the fellow hiring timeline. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to email Kirsten Abel.

 

Previous Fellowship Projects

  Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland, Portland, OR    Read the Project Report Summary    Fiver Children's Foundation, New York, NY    Read the Project Report Summary    YSS, Ames, IA    Read the Project Report Summary

Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland, Portland, OR

Read the Project Report Summary

Fiver Children's Foundation, New York, NY

Read the Project Report Summary

YSS, Ames, IA

Read the Project Report Summary

  Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Iowa, Des Moines, IA     Read the Project Report Summary     Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Iowa, Des Moines, IA     Read the Project Report Summary     Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland, Portland, OR     Read the Project Report Summary     Fiver Children's Foundation (Environmental), New York, NY     Read the Project Report Summary     Fiver Children's Foundation (Health), New York, NY     Read the Project Report Summary     YSS, Des Moines, IA    Read the Project Report Summary

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Iowa, Des Moines, IA

Read the Project Report Summary

Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Iowa, Des Moines, IA

Read the Project Report Summary

Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland, Portland, OR

Read the Project Report Summary

Fiver Children's Foundation (Environmental), New York, NY

Read the Project Report Summary

Fiver Children's Foundation (Health), New York, NY

Read the Project Report Summary

YSS, Des Moines, IA

Read the Project Report Summary

  Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland, Portland, OR     Read the Project Report Summary     Fiver Children's Foundation, New York, NY     Read the Project Report Summary     YSS, Ames, IA    Read the Project Report Summary

Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland, Portland, OR

Read the Project Report Summary

Fiver Children's Foundation, New York, NY

Read the Project Report Summary

YSS, Ames, IA

Read the Project Report Summary

  Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Iowa, Des Moines, IA    Read the Project Report Summary    Boys & Girls Club of Magic Valley, Twin Falls, ID    Read the Project Report Summary    Boys & Girls Club of North Lake Tahoe, Kings Beach, CA    Read the Project Report Summary    Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland, Portland, OR    Read the Project Report Summary    Boys & Girls Clubs of Provo, Provo, UT    Read the Project Report Summary

Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Iowa, Des Moines, IA

Read the Project Report Summary

Boys & Girls Club of Magic Valley, Twin Falls, ID

Read the Project Report Summary

Boys & Girls Club of North Lake Tahoe, Kings Beach, CA

Read the Project Report Summary

Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland, Portland, OR

Read the Project Report Summary

Boys & Girls Clubs of Provo, Provo, UT

Read the Project Report Summary

  Boys & Girls Club of Magic Valley, Twin Falls, ID    Boys & Girls Club of North Lake Tahoe, Kings Beach, CA    Read more    Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland, Portland, OR    Read More    Boys & Girls Clubs of Provo, Provo, UT    Read more    

Boys & Girls Club of Magic Valley, Twin Falls, ID

Boys & Girls Club of North Lake Tahoe, Kings Beach, CA

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Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland, Portland, OR

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Boys & Girls Clubs of Provo, Provo, UT

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Interested in becoming a partner?

Before applying, please review the timeline and criteria here prior to submitting your application. Please apply by February 5, 2018 to host a Summer 2018 Fellow. 

 
 

Application Timeline

Please check the calendar below for information on upcoming project application deadlines and insight on the fellow hiring timeline. If you have any questions or project ideas you would like to discuss, don’t hesitate to email Kirsten Abel.

 

Previous and Current Partners

 

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Meet the Fellows

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Bayo Fagbamila

financial beginnings oregon fellow

Bayo is a 2016 graduate from New York University and 2012 graduate of San Jose State University. He earned his Masters in Educational Leadership, Politics and Advocacy and bachelor's in Health Science. His work with youth has ranged from teaching, college and career readiness programs, after school programming, volunteering and more. These opportunities have allowed Bayo to engage youth from California to South Africa. 

Bayo focuses his energy on different mechanisms to equip marginalized youth to make more informed life decisions and developing creative opportunities for growth and self expression. 

 

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Brittany Harris

Fiver Children's Foundation Fellow

Brittany Harris, a native of Chicago, IL is a graduate student at New York University, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development. Brittany has an Associate of Arts in Apparel Management and a Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership. She is currently pursuing a Master of Arts in Educational Leadership, Politics, and Advocacy, and is expected to graduate in August 2018. She has also completed studies at Howard University in Washington, DC. 

Brittany has a passion for underserved youth, and hopes to develop curricula that will help reduce violence and poverty in Chicago. 

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Jenna Schuck

YSS fellow

Jenna is a recent graduate of the University of Iowa, where she studied Gender, Women, Sexuality Studies and Global Health. She is originally from the Des Moines area and currently resides there now. Some of her favorite things to do are read, exercise and spend time with friends and family, as well as go to local music shows.

Because of her background working with youth, more recent work around substance use addiction/treatment, and passion for working with people and social services - she is very excited to begin her project with YSS!


Meet Our Alumni

 

fall 2017

Summer 2017

Fall 2016

Summer 2016

Summer 2015