The NLC Institute | Apply to Become a Fellow

Applications for the 2018 NLC Institute have closed except for chapters in Florida and Houston affected by recent hurricanes. 

The NLC Institute is the leading training program for progressive young professionals. NLC equips its Fellows with the skills to run for office, manage campaigns, launch businesses, create starts ups and network with thought leaders.  The NLC Institute is an intensive, five-month progressive entrepreneurship training program.

We’re looking for entrepreneurial young professionals, typically 25-35, from diverse backgrounds and industries, with strong progressive values and leadership aptitude, who will apply NLC’s trainings in their careers and lives. 

The 2018 NLC Institute begins in January 2018. 

The NLC Fellows are successful in their industries, risk-takers, and progressive advocates. Fellows have to commit to one weekend per month for five months in which each Fellow, along with 15-20 of their peers, participates in trainings on topics from messaging to finance to political management. To find out more on the Institute please visit the NLC Institutes page.

Applications are due at 11:59pm EST on October 1, 2017. Each applicant may apply to only one chapter.

The application fee is $30. After the application fee is paid, you will receive information on how to complete the written portion.

If you have any questions, please contact info@newleaderscouncil.org. Thank you for your interest in becoming a NLC Fellow!

Personal Information

Each applicant may apply to only one chapter

Contribution Rules

NLC is a 501(c)(3) organization, and donations to NLC may be tax deductible.