Fellows are matched with project sponsors to work on paid innovation projects for 70% of their time throughout the year. The innovation project range from implementing new technologies to studying the market feasibility of a new business venture. After the project is complete, employers often look to retain Fellows as full-time employees to continue the cycle of innovation and impact.
For 30% of their time, Fellows are given the chance to focus on projects of their choice. We strive to bring an entrpreneurship focus to communities, which is why we give Fellows the freedom to pursue their own projects, whether it be launching a startup or redefining the way a nonprofit serves our community.