YEAR HERE IS FOR CURIOUS AND CREATIVE PEOPLE WHO ARE AMBITIOUS ABOUT MAKING SOCIETY BETTER.
Our Fellows come from a range of backgrounds and industries. With an average of 5 years’ career experience, they bring an incredibly diverse set of professional skills and life experiences to the programme. What unites them is their brilliant personal qualities – like resourcefulness, humility and resilience – and their passion for social action.
Applicants who meet our eligibility criteria are invited to make an online application, complete a video interview and come along to a selection workshop.
To be eligible to apply to Year Here, you will need to satisfy the following minimum requirements:
- Eligibility to work and volunteer in the EU
- Ability to commit to the dates of the programme and live in London for the course duration
- Willingness to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly CRB) check.
WE SELECT APPLICANTS THAT BEST FIT THESE CRITERIA:
Entrepreneurial track record
You don’t have to have started a business but you’ll need to demonstrate your natural bias towards action.
You should have a solid grounding in fundamental professional skills built up over at least 2 years in work.
We’re looking for curiosity, open-mindedness and a sense of possibility about growth – personal, professional and societal.
Passion for Social Justice
You should be thoughtful about society’s issues, critically-minded about what works and fired up about change.
You don’t let opportunities pass you by. You are seriously driven and you’re hungry for growth, for learning, for impact.