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Apply for Cohort IX

With every passing day, the challenges we face become more numerous, more complex, and more interconnected. It may be your time to lead.

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Making an Impact

Fellows help shape Hawai‘i's future through projects that galvanize collaboration and address our state's most pressing issues.

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About the Program

Comprised of a 9-month curriculum and ongoing and enduring commitment to the Forum of Fellows, the Omidyar Fellows program seeks to cultivate the conditions in which Hawai‘i thrives.

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Jan. & Feb. Newsletter

New in 2024

Heed the call for Cohort IX and HLF's new Leaders Lab initiative, plus Aki Marceau writes about the 'Art of Hosting.'

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Omidyar Fellows Cohort IX

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Find out how you can engage with other leaders to accelerate impact and affect societal change. Final application deadline is 12 noon HST on March 6.

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Fellows Spotlight

From Fellow To HLF President

AJ Halagao shares his journey thorugh the Omidyar Fellows program and his visions for Hawai‘i.

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The challenges we face in Hawai‘i, and around the world, are great and growing. Our future depends on putting the right talent up against every obstacle in our path.
Pierre Omidyar, Founder and Chairman, eBay
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