We are delighted you are considering applying for the Move for America Fellowship. If you haven't already, please take time to review the Fellowship page for more details about the program.

How to Apply


Applicants must respond to all questions in the application form linked below. We want to see your writing skills, but also want to give you the opportunity to utilize different methods of communication to best represent yourself and your skills how you see the best fit. Therefore, you may submit answers to the questions below in a written format or a recorded video or audio file, which should not exceed 10 minutes / 5 pages in length total for all questions. There is no penalty or benefit for going over or under the time / page guidance; it is simply an indicator of the approximate amount of information we are looking for. If the recorded format is chosen, all applicants must answer at least one question in written format. Audio and video submissions may contain no features except your voice or profile image (i.e. no pictures, graphics, etc). Please be clear which question you are answering in your responses.


Narrative Questions

1. Tell us about yourself and why you are interested in this opportunity.

2. Tell us about your engagement in civic or community life. How have you been involved in your community, and what issue areas are you passionate about?

3. Name one situation/challenge in which you bridged a divide. How did you come across the solution? What did you learn?

4. Why are youth and community engagement important to you? What do you hope to learn about youth and community engagement through this opportunity?

5. Tell us about your hometown. What is one aspect of your home community that you’d like to bring to another, and why?

Equal Opportunity Program

Move for America is an equal opportunity program. Building a diverse and inclusive team is central to our values and mission. We humbly strive to ensure that the Move for America Fellowship Program is intentionally inclusive and reflective of the communities we serve. If you need application assistance or reasonable accommodation due to a disability, please contact libby@move4america.org or call 612-388-3259.