Eligibility Requirements:1. You are between 18-28 years old2. You live in North Carolina3. You are able to dedicate 8-10 hours per month to the RYE Fellowship.
Priority will be given to candidates whose projects support populations with greatest needs, including LGBTQ people of color, the transgender community, youth, and those who are homeless, undocumented, and/or living with HIV. Examples of project focus areas may include, but are not limited to:
Access to healthcare, developing resources for rural communities (particularly Spanish-language resources), starting support/discussion groups, voting rights, field organizing, combating substance abuse, domestic violence, high incarceration rates, and the school-to-prison pipeline, environmental racism, engaging faith communities, organizing LGBTQ events (prides, film screenings, town hall meetings, etc.), K-12 school staff education, and advocating for inclusive policies and laws.
To view a sample project proposal, please follow this link: https://bit.ly/31FSZsfAny questions regarding the Fellowship and the application process can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.