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!
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Bloomberg Philanthropies is hiring a Multi-City Grants Manager, Government Innovation Team (Full Time / New York, NY)
JP Morgan Chase is hiring a Corporate Responsibility, Global Philanthropy – Program Associate for the Greater Washington Region (Full Time / Washington, DC)
KaBOOM! is hiring an Experienced Corporate Fundraiser, Experienced Fundraiser, Strategic/Foundation Partnerships, and an Experienced Measurement & Evaluation Leader (Full Time / Washington, DC)
TakeRoot Justice is hiring a Consumer Justice Staff Attorney, Consumer Justice Paralegal/Advocacy Coordinator, Front Desk Coordinator, Housing Rights Staff Attorney, and a Director of Contract Management (Full Time / New York, NY)
FELLOWSHIPS, ACCELERATORS, ETC.
Blue Ridge Labs @Robin Hood is accepting applications from founders of mission-driven startups that can improve the lives of low-income New Yorkers for their Catalyst incubator program which aims to help founders turn a proven but small-scale concept into a scalable technology platform. Catalyst is a is a 6-month program which includes $50,000 in funding (+ health care reimbursement, and a research budget), executive coaching, product design support, and co-working space. The program runs November 4, 2019 - end of April 2020. Applications due August 29, 2019.
The Eugene & Agnes E. Meyer Foundation is seeking candidates for its first Racial Equity in Philanthropy Fellow in 2019. The Fellowship is a two-year, full-time paid position in the Foundation’s office in Washington, DC. The Fellow will work closely with the Senior Director for Strategy and Equity and the Senior Director for Program and Community to help advance the Foundation’s work in racial equity, through research, trainings, and capacity building. Paid fellowship with benefits. Complete the Racial Equity in Philanthropy Fellowship Application by the September 3, 2019 deadline.
Foster America, a non-profit organization with a mission to improve the lives of America’s most vulnerable children, is recruiting 12+ extraordinary professionals to join our fourth Foster America Fellows cohort, launching in October 2019 and lasting 18 months. Each fellow is matched to a specific role and host agency, aligned with his or her strengths, skills, and expertise. Applications due August 5, 2019 at 11:59pm ET.
FUSE Corps is recruiting for its next fall cohort of mid-career Fuse Fellows. For 12 months, fellows are embedded with local government agencies, working alongside city leaders to bring new approaches, diverse perspectives, and community-based solutions. During their year of service, fellows also have access to valuable learning opportunities — in-person and online sessions in design thinking, change management, and leadership development. The term of the Fall cohort’s service will span September 23, 2019 and ends September 21, 2020. Applications accepted on a rolling basis.
Recruiting for a fully-funded Fellowship, accelerator, etc.? Please note that in keeping with our commitment to equity, we only promote fully-funded opportunities. Submit them through the form at: 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 submit opportunities through the form at: http://bit.ly/OntheBus.