The Right People on the Bus - November 2018

The Right People on the Bus is a monthly round up of job, consulting, and fellowship opportunities that people connected to Optimistic Anthropology are recruiting to fill.  We do this because we love connecting people to resources and opportunities to shape a more positive world. If you end up applying for any of these opportunities, we'd love to know. And if you email to let us know, we might even be able to give someone a head's up to look for your application!

We’ll be on hiatus for December, but if you have opportunities which you’d like us to share in January, please submit them by January 13 through the form at: http://bit.ly/OntheBus.

Also, make sure to sign up for The Optimistic Anthropologist, our monthly newsletter, so you get notified when we release the next round up right in your inbox!


JOB OPPORTUNITIES 

Looking to fill a job at your organization?  Submit your info by January 13 to make sure it’s included in the next Right People on the Bus Opportunity Round-Up: http://bit.ly/OntheBus.


CONSULTING OPPORTUNITIES 

Looking for a consultant?  Releasing a request for proposals you want to circulate more widely?  Submit your info by January 13 to make sure it’s included in the next Right People on the Bus Opportunity Round-Up: http://bit.ly/OntheBus.


FELLOWSHIPS, ACCELERATORS, ETC. 

  • Chicago International Charter School is recruiting Education Entrepreneur Fellows for

    • Fresh Start Fellowship (18 months): These Fellows will design, launch, and operate a new school model that prepares every student to thrive in college and life (targeting Fall 2020 launch).

    • Micro-Lab Fellowship (6 months): These Fellows will design, launch, and operate a new classroom model with a cohort of 25 students in an existing CICS school or at a Micro-School campus for ambitious graduate outcomes(targeting Fall 2019 launch).

  • The Harwood Institute is recruiting for a university faculty member, staff member or graduate student, consultant, coach or independent researcher, scholar, or educator to serve as a Studio on Community Associate (Stipend opportunity for 20 hours/week for 9-12 months or 40 hours/week for 5-6 months / Bethesda, MD)

  • The Nathan Cummings Foundation is recruiting for the Nathan Cummings Foundation Fellowship supports visionary leaders by giving them boundless space to turn an inspired idea in the field of social justice into a world-changing reality. The Fellowship awards three individuals up to $150,000 each to pursue an innovative project that seeks to address a challenge related to climate change or inequality – or within the intersection of these two major issues. Each fellow will have up to $150,000 and 18-months to turn an inspired idea in the field of social justice into a world-changing reality. Applications due by December 14, 2018. 

  • Open Society Foundations is recruiting for The Soros Equality Fellowship Program for applicants developing new projects that address racism and xenophobia to advance racial equity in the United States.  Applications due January 10, 2019.

  • Repair the World is recruiting for The Repair the World Fellowship, which is open to individuals ages 21– 26 who are passionate about social justice, community engagement, and meaningful service to recruit and engage the Jewish community to address issues of hunger and education access through volunteering.  Applications are due January 31, 2019.

  • The Urban Justice Center is accepting applications for their first ever Social Justice Accelerator which will provide mentorship, fiscal sponsorship, as well as overhead (office space, legal, accounting, etc.) to up to 5 projects that have a vision on how to make a positive impact for the most vulnerable and marginalized in New York City and our country. Applications are due December 1, 2018. 

Recruiting for a fully funded fellowship or other program that provides financial support?  Submit your info by January 13 to make sure it’s included in the January 2019 Right People on the Bus Opportunity Round-Up: http://bit.ly/OntheBus.


Optimistic Anthropology created The Right People on the Bus because we love connecting people to one another and great opportunities.  While the service is free, we ask that you please fill out the short form embedded below by end of day January 13 to have your job, consulting, or fellowship opportunity promoted to ~1200 people. 

The next round up is scheduled to go out the week of January 21! Also bookmark the link: http://bit.ly/OntheBus for the future and make sure you are subscribed to the Optimistic Anthropologist Newsletter to make sure that you receive our latest round-up in your inbox!