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Application Information


  • Between the ages of 25 and 40.
  • Must be a resident of North Carolina and a U.S. citizen.
  • Must be willing to complete a special project requiring teamwork, leadership, and innovative thinking on a local level.
  • Candidates should avoid creating conflicting commitments with concurrent professional or personal development programs.
  • Must be willing and able to attend all program events associated with the Fellowship.
  • Must not be the spouse of a current or past Fellow.

Desirable candidates will have the following characteristics:

  • Interest and commitment to ethical, principled, and effective leadership, as demonstrated within a professional, government, church or community setting.
  • Personal qualities should include integrity, intelligence and confidence, plus strong organizational, and oral and written communication skills.
  • Professional or community experience that demonstrates work ethic, competence, leadership, reliability, and overall performance.
  • Personal goals that are focused, positive, and include future- oriented objectives.


If you have any questions about the application, contact Anna Martina at [email protected].