The Fellowship

» Apply for the YP4 Fellowship Program Today!

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The Young People For fellowship is a leadership development program focusing on identifying, engaging and empowering young progressive leaders. The one-year fellowship equips college students with the skills and resources necessary to create lasting change on their campuses and in their communities.

Apply for the 2015-2016 Fellowship program today! Partners, allies, alumni, professors, and faculty: we are also taking nominations for our 2015-2016 Fellowship Class. The deadline is February 7th.

See what our fellows are working on: check out our most recent class's yearbook and Blueprints for Social Justice.

Contact Laura Williamson at for more information.

Make change today. Throughout the fellowship, you’ll be offered technical support and media assistance while implementing a self-designed Blueprint for Social Justice project. 


"I can say that YP4 has provided me the unique opportunity as a tribal college student to work with student leaders nationwide ... they understand the need for Native students to stay in our communities so we can help empower our own community."
—Kevin Killer, YP4 fellowship class of 2006
Oglala Lakota College, South Dakota