UARR is currently taking applications for Fellows interested in the Black Youth Fellowship starting this winter!
Deadline to apply is September 24th.
View the posting for details.
Black Youth Fellowship
The Black Youth Fellowship (BYF) seeks to place highly motivated, passionate, and hard working young people on a fast track to success. BYF is a professional and leadership development program focusing on building the next generation of Black public servants - providing training, mentorship, internship, and an opportunity to get involved in a community project.
BYF is a four month program, with the inaugural cohort beginning January 2022. Intensive training and mentoring are complemented by a 12-week placement in the office of a Member of Council.
The ideal applicants are individuals who:
- Are eager to build their political literacy by entering entry-level positions
- Want to deepen their understanding of municipal governance
- Have a desire to benefit their communities
- Seek to develop strong leadership skills that will hopefully place them in prominent decision-making roles in the future.
Paid Part time, Temporary: 8-12 hours/week for 12 weeks, Jan-April 2022.
Deadline to apply: September 24, 2021
Please contact [email protected] with any questions.