Applying for an Emerging Leader Fellowship

Thank you for your interest in the Stoneleigh Emerging Leader Fellowship!


The 2021-2023 Stoneleigh Emerging Leader Fellowship is a two-year, full-time, hands-on position for early career professionals. Fellows work collaboratively with a host organization and the Stoneleigh Foundation to execute a project that advances the missions of these organizations and enhances Fellows’ professional skills and leadership development. These projects focus on improving policies and practices in youth justice, child welfare, education, and health. The Fellowship provides salary, benefits, and a stipend for professional development. See our Frequently Asked Questions for more information.


Please submit an application for the following 2021-23 Emerging Leader Fellowship opportunities by the due dates indicated.

Reducing Racial & Ethnic Disparities in Pennsylvania's Youth Justice System

This Fellow will work with the Center for Juvenile Justice Reform at Georgetown University’s McCourt School of Public Policy to evaluate system reform efforts in Pennsylvania aimed at reducing racial and ethnic disparities faced by youth of color.

Application Deadline: April 26, 2021


Using Data to Strengthen Hospital-Based Violence Intervention

This Fellow will work with the Health Alliance for Violence Intervention to conduct a groundbreaking analysis of violently injured patients in Philadelphia.  The findings from this retrospective analysis will provide hospitals and policymakers with evidence-based knowledge and incentives to invest in violence prevention efforts.

Application Deadline: May 1, 2021

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