Wild Gift 2020 Fellowship

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Deadline to Apply:

Sunday, May 24, 2020, 8:00pm



Hailey, ID
United States

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This summer, Wild Gift will select a group of environmental entrepreneurs for a fellowship rooted in wilderness-based programs that develop leadership and business skills while building a lifelong support network. 

If selected as a Wild Gift Fellow, your fellowship will include a:

  • guided three-week deep wilderness trek in the Idaho backcountry
  • mid-Fellowship retreat self-organized by your fellow Fellows with support from Wild Gift
  • retreat and celebration in Sun Valley together with Wild Gift’s Board of Directors at the close of your Fellowship
  • two $500 allowances for airfare to Idaho
  • access to entrepreneurship mentor(s) who can work with you throughout the course of your Fellowship
  • opportunity to participate in Wild Gift alumni retreats and trips
  • lifetime membership in the vibrant Wild Gift Network that includes alumni, mentors, and supporters

Eligible candidates should meet the following criteria:

  • U.S. or Canadian citizen
  • between the ages of 21 and 35 as of September 1, 2020
  • started (or intends to start) a social or environmental venture that will lead to a better world
  • interested in and available for a wilderness-based leadership program that includes a 3-week backcountry trek (timing TBD due to COVID-19, see application link for detail), mid-Fellowship retreat, and 1-week wilderness retreat and celebration at Fellowship close (TBA in September 2021)
  • basic physical fitness for carrying a pack while walking outdoors on uneven and rough terrain

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How to Apply:

Apply by May 24, 2020 at wildgift.org/apply.

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