Education Entrepreneur Fellowship

Opportunity Type: Fellowship
Funder Type: Nonprofit
Funder: The Mind Trust

The Mind Trust, an Indiana-based not-for-profit organization is offering two-year Education Entrepreneur Fellowships that come with a $90,000 annual salary and a $20,000 start-up stipend to develop an innovative education program to improve achievement for underserved students.

The Fellowship was launched in 2007, and six fellows have been chosen from more than 1,000 applicants from 48 states and 28 countries, according to the organization. Up to two fellows are expected to be chosen in 2011.

Fellowship applications are reviewed on a rolling basis with no set deadline. Any initiative a fellow develops must include Indianapolis in its initial growth plan.

Grant Details

Award Size: $90,000 annual salary and a $20,000 start-up stipend