The Fellowship focuses on these three primary components by facilitating education around social innovation and entrepreneurship, providing firsthand project experience with the Notley team, and administering access to board observation and placement within innovative nonprofit organizations in the community.
In order to become a fellow, applicants must be:
- Individuals between the ages of 22-35 that live in the greater Austin area
- Young professionals who are hungry to elevate their career and have demonstrated interest and involvement in social initiatives.
- People who have an interest in social impact
- Career-minded individuals in a for-profit sector
- Fellows must be able to dedicate 6-8 hours (may vary) per month of availability to events and project assignments
- Applicants should posses shared values including:
- Personal Growth
Membership dues are $1,000* per Fellow each year.
Payments can be made in quarterly increments and employer support is encouraged. These payments will help ensure the Fellowship experience is once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.
*Financial contribution should not hinder any interested applicants
Attend regular networking events and happy hours with business and community leaders across Austin
Participate in an educational dinner series with local leaders sharing how they’re driving impact and social change. Speakers include:
Mayor Steve Adler
Tackle initiatives in real estate, scaling, nonprofit consulting, and more alongside the Notley team while creating an impact in the community
Integrate with local universities engaging with the City’s youth driving social innovation programs at the academic level
Gain VIP and behind-the-scenes access to Notley Events
Get real experience working on real projects
UNIVERSITIES- By partnering with Austin's universities, we can engage the city's youth and bring our diverse communities together for the betterment of Austin.
SCALING- Fellows work with the Notley team to help nonprofits scale their missions and maintain financial sustainability in Austin and beyond.
TECHNOLOGY- Help Notley apply the right technology to move community solutions forward for our most intractable problems.
REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT- Tackling community challenges at an ecosystem level through land, office buildings, education space, and startup accelerators. Fellows can worth with Notley to design places that empower the broader community collaborate.
POLICY- Work to create policy and political strategies that encourage our officials and government organizations to be advocates for positive change and needed solutions.
CONSULTING- Solve operational and growth challenges for our nonprofit partners. We love supplementing teams so that great organizations can focus on what they do best!
Learn more about Notley.