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StartingBloc is a global community committed to working towards an equitable, collaborative, thriving world. Through our workshops and trainings, StartingBloc supports companies, organizations, academic institutions and community groups determined to lead differently. Through our Fellowship program, StartingBloc convenes, supports, and shapes the leaders our future needs. StartingBloc offers our Fellows and our clients an incredible professional network, greater clarity of purpose, and research-backed frameworks to shape high impact leadership.

Upcoming Institutes

  • New York, NY – August 15 – 19, 2019
    – Early Application Deadline: April 25, 2019

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Our fellowship community is made up of nonprofit leaders, impact entrepreneurs, activists, rocket scientists, artists and more – all young women leaders of impact dedicating their lives to building the world of tomorrow today.

The Coaching Fellowship begins with a six month professional coaching fellowship. Our experienced coaches are trained to accelerate leadership potential and work with our fellows to attain their goals. Our fellows become part of a global women of impact network which stretches 55 countries.

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Our signature Global Fellowship is open to any social entrepreneur, from anywhere in the world, with an innovative solution for any issue. Our Black Male Achievement Fellowship supports leaders dedicated to improving the life outcomes of black men and boys in the United States. Our Climate Fellowship, built in partnership with the ZOOM Foundation, was launched for leaders committed to mitigation and adaptation to climate change.

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The Acumen Fellowship program is an intensive leadership development program cultivating a pipeline of tomorrow’s social changemakers. Over the course of a year, Fellows remain in their jobs while participating in five in-person, multi-day immersive seminars and engaging in online content between seminars. Currently operating in Colombia, East Africa, India, Pakistan, and West Africa, the Fellows Program equips leaders from across the country or region with the knowledge, skills and community to become more effective, collaborative agents of change.

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