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FAO Schwarz Fellowship

Goes By: FAO Schwarz

Be sure to consult the Fellowship Website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.

About this Fellowship

This fellowship provides post-graduate experience for those interested in social impact through two-year placements with high-impact non-profits in NYC, Boston, or Philadelphia, along with professional development, mentoring, and networking opportunities.

Deadlines are typically in February, but be sure to check the competition website for the current cycle’s deadline.

The FAO Schwarz Fellowship is an intensive, transformative two-year experience in the world of social impact that includes focused professional development. Our Fellows are highly motivated, passionate recent college graduates who are committed to social justice.

There are no citizenship requirements, but applicants MUST be eligible to work in the U.S. for the duration of the fellowship.

Award Value

In addition to full-time nonprofit placements, awardees receive compensation of approximately $85,000 over the two-year fellowship period as well as health insurance coverage and transportation funds. $30,000 salary each year, $2,000 bonus upon completion, health insurance, and transportation funding.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Senior, Alumni/Non-enrolled


Campus Nomination Required No

Last updated: July 26, 2022

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