"For undocumented people, it's rare to find either a person or an institution that validates your experiences and your achievements."
“Thank you for valuing undocumented lives and fighting for them through a lens of love and not anger. I am happy to have been part of a supportive team and an amazing organization.” — Gissela Moya, 2017-18 Immigration Law Fellow
Immigrants Rising offers year-long fellowships for undocumented young people in the Bay Area and nationwide.
High School Engagement Fellowships: Expand your knowledge about educational access and topics affecting undocumented young people while supporting high schools to develop and implement sustainable support systems for undocumented students.
Higher Education Fellowships: Expand undocumented students’ access to higher education through training, resource creation, and outreach.
Immigration Law Fellowships: Receive hands-on training in immigration law in order to educate undocumented people about their immigration options.
Research & Storytelling Fellowships: Create stories, resources, and policy recommendations to inform undocumented young people about specific issues within the undocumented community
Entrepreneurship Fellowships: Learn to promote entrepreneurship opportunities open to all immigrants regardless of status; research and build a network that supports entrepreneurs in your community.
Applications for our Fellowships are currently closed.