Application & Selection

23 Fellows were selected for the 2015-17 cohort, from a national pool of over 650 applicants, coming from as close as Detroit and as far away as California. Fellows are diverse in terms of their work and life experiences, the places they’re from, age, and race and culture. What they all have in common is that they could be doing this work anywhere. They choose to do it in Detroit.

Interested in learning more about becoming a Fellow? Visit our Frequent Asked Questions page. Please submit questions via email ONLY to and our team will get back to you within 2 business days.