the maher fellowship
Applications for Cohort 6 are now open! Apply by November, 25, 2018.
WHAT: A 9-month leadership-in-training fellowship developed by and for our community, for young-professional Iranian-American Jews between 21-35 years of age. Participants will meet, engage and build relationships with experts, thought-leaders, politicians and influencers in the Jewish, Iranian and greater American communities. They will also partake in a fully subsidized trip to AIPAC Policy Conference in Washington, DC.
Gain direct access to resources and training in community fundraising, public speaking, fundraising, and more - all designed to give them the tools to be effective and confident leaders.
Build strong friendships with a cohort of diverse, dynamic yet like-minded leaders.
Upon graduation, will be welcomed into a growing, diverse and impressive Fellowship Alumni network
Receive future support and mentorship towards building their own projects, organizations and initiative that align with 30 Years After's mission.
COMMITMENTS: Fellows are committed to attending 90% of scheduled sessions and AIPAC Policy Conference (March 23 - March 26, 2019 in Washington, D.C.) Session dates, are subject to change. Most sessions will be two to three hours in the evening on a weeknight with the exception of the AIPAC conference, and the Retreat.
Jan. 13, 2019 (Full day Fellowship Retreat)
Jan. 23, 2019
Feb. 6, 2019
Feb. 20, 2019
Mar. 6, 2019
Mar. 23-26, 2019 (AIPAC Policy Conference)
Apr. 3, 2019
Apr. 10, 2019
May 1, 2019
May 15, 2019
May 29, 2019
June 2, 2019 (Launch Night & Graduation)
Applicants can apply by clicking here. Applicants will close on Sunday Nov. 25, 2018.
Final round interviews will be conducted on Dec. 9 and/or Dec. 16, 2018.