Halcyon Incubator Fellowships, a not-for-profit organization based in Washington D.C., is currently accepting applications from early-stage Social Entrepreneurs for three of its fellowships:
Flagship Residential Fellowship
This is open to entrepreneurs around the world and it is scheduled for February – July 2022.
Opportunity Intensive Fellowship
This is for entrepreneurs in the Washington D.C. areas and will hold for two (2) weeks. It is scheduled to hold for summer, 2022.
Africa Intensive Fellowship
This is for entrepreneurs in Sub-Saharan Africa and will hold for, approximately, one week. It is tentatively scheduled for February 16-25, 2022.
These signature fellowships by Halcyon are free with no requirement of fees or equity stakes and they are designed to equip Social Entrepreneurs with the needed tools and relationships to achieve scalable and lasting impact across sectors.
Who can apply?
The opportunity is open to:
- Founders and CEOs of their social businesses (businesses with many Founders may apply with up to two Co-Founders)
- Lead early-stage for-profit or fused social businesses that solve social and/or environmental issues and have the potential to grow and scale (in business and impact)
- Can travel to Washington D.C. and stay at Halcyon for the period of their fellowship
- Will actively participate in the development of the Halcyon Fellow community by contributing their expertise with other participants
Benefits of participation
- Leadership and mentorship coaching
- Equity-free stipends
- Housing and workspace for five (5) months in Washington D.C. (this is for Flagship Residential Fellowship only)
- Pro-bono assistance from Halcyon’s legal, technical, business and consulting partners as well as Fortune 500 businesses and entrepreneurs who successfully scaled their enterprises.
- A lifelong community of global impact innovators
- Skill development and capacity building program
- AWS cloud credits and training
- Final showcase to pitch Halcyon community members, investors and strategic partners
How to apply
Are you an early-stage entrepreneur? Apply here for the 2022 Halcyon Incubator Fellowships. The deadline for application is Friday, October 8, 2021.
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