Challenges and opportunities

An opportunity from the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation:

The ZSR Fellowship is a two-year, full-time, paid fellowship at the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation (in Winston-Salem) for a recent college graduate or a graduating senior who is in interested in philanthropy, public policy, community service, and/or in the nonprofit sector. Eligible candidates must be a native or resident of North Carolina and/or graduate of an accredited North Carolina college or university. Women, persons of color, and members of the LGBT+ community are encouraged to apply. For more information or to apply, CLICK HERE.

Deadline for the ZSR Fellowship is Monday, January 7, 2019 at noon (12:00 p.m.).


Deadline for the ZSR Fellowship is Monday, January 7, 2019 at noon (12:00 p.m.).

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