The Govern For America Fellowship is a highly selective program that places high-performing recent graduates in key roles in state governments across the nation for two years of accelerated growth. As a Fellow, you’ll work on strategic priorities and innovative projects directly with state leaders and bring your skills to bear on the most pressing challenges facing our communities. Govern For America Fellows work at the intersection of policy and practice in a fast-moving environment where new challenges and experiences are the norm. Whether you’re fighting the opioid epidemic, developing resilient communities, or building the 21st-century workforce, you’ll spend each day tackling the biggest issues of our time.
Who You Are:
• Dynamic Leader• Creative Problem Solver• Equity Champion• Compelling Storyteller• Data-Driven Analyst• Strategic Thinker• Team Player
We recommend answering the long-form questions in a separate document and copying and pasting them into this form to ensure nothing is lost. The below application is meant for us to understand your motivations and interest in the Govern For America Fellowship as well as assess how you could add value to the Fellowship and our government partners. We look forward to meeting you!
For the following questions, please keep answers 300 words or less.