The Ford Fellowship team is working with a variety of local and international organizations to offer Fellows a series of exclusive opportunities and programs as part of the 2019 Fellowship program. More details and the full program agenda will be shared shortly. You can read about the 2018 agenda and program here.

The Fellowship is free to accepted participants. Accommodation, meals, transportation, and other expenses are covered as part of the program. The Fellowship will take place from July 15 - 19, 2019 in Salvador, Brazil (Fellows will need to arrive by July 14).

Fellows will complete the following types of activities:

  • Strategic meetings with entrepreneurs and leaders, including executives from regional NGOs, social enterprise, 92Y, and Ford Motor Company Fund

  • Interactive workshops and discussions with experts on:

    • Personal leadership - what it means to be a leader in your community and organization

    • Program development and management

    • Fundraising and civic engagement strategies

    • Storytelling and marketing tips

    • Movement building and strategic campaigns

    • Engaging millennials and the next generation of activists

  • Cultural activities to experience and learn about Salvador

  • Special visit to Ford Motor Company Offices and Camacari Plant in Bahia

  • Networking and collaboration sessions with other Fellows and program Alumni