The Young People For (YP4) Fellowship is a long-term leadership development program that identifies, engages, and empowers the newest generation of progressive leaders to create lasting change in their communities. Throughout the one year Fellowship, Fellows are offered training, technical support, and media assistance as they implement a self-designed community project called a Blueprint for Social Justice.

Our application for the 2015-2016 class is now closed. If you are interested in applying for next year’s class, please email Fellowship Program Manager Andrew Humphrey ( to notify us of your interest in the program. 

Additionally, if you know of anyone else who might benefit from this program, please complete a 2016-2017 YP4 Nomination Form for that person. If the potential candidate is a community college student from North Carolina, please email your nomination directly to Andrew Humphrey (