Application Instructions

Step 1: Application - Click the button above to fill out the application. 

Step 2: Essays - Click Here to download and complete the essay questions.

Step 3: Submission - Email the essay questions along with a resume to with the subject

If you have any questions please email and we'll follow up as quickly as possible. 


Growth Phase (months 1-6): Half-day Saturday sessions once monthly for a mix of peer training, TJC and strategic partner curated content, peer-consult, self-care/support circles and project preparation.

Project Phase (months 7-12): Cohort designs and executes a work plan for associated project, initiative, product, policy, event, etc. to be determined by cohort with support of TJC.  


Important Dates

  • Applications Accepted - May 17 to July 15th

  • Interviews - Early August

  • Applicants Notified - Mid-August 

  • Kick-off Dinner - September 

  • Saturday Sessions Begin - October

*Please Note* This project is fiscally sponsored by L.C. and Lillie Cox Haven of Hope and TJC has fundraised for staff support and is a non-profit activity of The Justice Collective. If selected to participate, we are requesting a $200 fee per participant for the entire program to cover food and other program related expenses. As this is a professional development program you may be able to explore support from your employer. We have a limited number of scholarships available so please contact us if the expense is burdensome to your participation.