Apply to Become an Atlas Corps Fellow

Atlas Corps is seeking outstanding individuals from around the world with 2-10 years of professional experience for the United States government-funded J-1 exchange program for nonprofit/non-governmental organization (NGO) leaders.   Through addressing critical social issues, Atlas Corps develops leaders, strengthens organizations and promotes innovation.

The Atlas Corps Fellowship is a 12-18 month professional fellowship offered three times a year for nonprofit leaders selected from around the world.  Fellows serve full-time at Host Organizations located either in the United States or Latin America working on issues that complement their expertise.  Fellows develop their leadership skills while sharing best practices and supplement daily knowledge with theoretical topics presented in the Atlas Corps Nonprofit Management Series.  This prestigious Fellowship includes a living stipend to cover basic expenses (food, local transportation, and shared housing) and health insurance.  Applications are accepted year-round, but to be considered for the September class, applications are due by March 22.  For more details about eligibility requirements and the application process, please visit