FELLOWSHIP OPPORTUNITY: Rural Youth Empowerment Fellowship Program

RYE 2019 Fellowship

The Rural Youth Empowerment Fellowship Program, hosted by the statewide LGBTQ non-profit organization Equality North Carolina, is seeking applicants for their 2019-2020 Fellowship cohort. The deadline for all applicants is 11:59pm on Monday, September 23, 2019.


    • Applicants are between 18-28 years old;
    • Living in rural NC;
    • Strong interest in developing a community-based social justice project serving their communities.

Equality North Carolina is committed to cultivating a diverse cohort of fellows. As such, they especially welcome applicants from underrepresented backgrounds, including but not limited to: black and brown folks, people with disabilities, DACA or undocumented folks, individuals from lower income backgrounds, first generation college/community college students and recent graduates, and/or people living with HIV/AIDS.

For more information, please visit their website here. The application link can be found here. If you have any questions, please email fellowship@equalitync.org.