HEED THE CALL

If you have the capacity and passion to be a leader for Hawai‘i's future, we invite you to apply.

Applications for the eighth cohort of Omidyar Fellows are currently being accepted through 12:00 Noon HST on Wednesday, March 4, 2020.

Please review the application package details prior to submitting your application.

Click here or the “Submit Application” button to the left to complete your application.

Info Sessions - For potential candidates interested in learning more about the program and the selection process, we will be hosting optional Informational Sessions. Fellows and Staff will be available to talk and answer questions, before and after brief remarks and a Q&A portion. The Hawaiʻi Island Info Session will be announced soon. 

KEY DATES AND DEADLINES2019-2020 DATES
Candidates invited to applyDecember 16, 2019
Early application deadline*12:00 Noon HST on February 26, 2020 
Application deadline
12:00 Noon HST on March 4, 2020 
Potential phone interview
March 16-27, 2020 
Semifinalist in-person small group processApril 21-22, 2020
Finalist in-person interviews with BoardMay 18-19, 2020
Fellows announcedMay 22, 2020
Cohort VIII Kick-offOctober 20-22, 2020

*Candidates who apply by the early deadline of 12:00 Noon on February 26, 2020 will receive notification confirming receipt of materials.