Emerging Leaders Public Policy Fellowship
The Center for Economic & Policy Development, Inc. is seeking enterprising, mission-driven emerging you leaders to work on the next big public policy issues facing America and the world around us. We invite applicants with a strong interest in public policy to apply for a competitive fellowship in Washington, D.C.
This fellowship is designed to create opportunities for new and diverse voices to contribute to future public policy discussions. The Center seeks to invest in some of the most promising young minds in the country; to deepen exposure to contemporary public policy and issue areas; to create valuable professional development experiences that will support their growth as future leaders, critical thinkers, and policy entrepreneurs; and to incubate and advance ideas that are capable of transforming policy systems for the better.
Selected applicants will be embedded in one of The Center’s public policy programs, where they will provide policy research support and collaborate with their cohort of fellows to explore the dynamics of a generational policy agenda. Each fellow will be paired with a mentor, contribute to the work of the program, and pursue a personalized project under the direction of The Center’s staff. The fellow will meet regularly with their peers to participate in sessions where they will share infomation, hear from a range of experts, pursue professional development activities, and work to develop high-impact policy ideas that can engage their peers and add value to a constructive public policy discourse focused on creating solutions to the challenges facing their generation.