“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.

We are now accepting applications for the following programs:

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.

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.

Interested in applying?

Our 2019-2020 Fellowship Applications are due Wednesday, May 1st at 11:59 PM PST.

Questions about the application process?

Watch the recording of our Fellowship Program Information Webinar

Still have questions?

Please read our Frequently Asked Questions. If your question is still not answered, please email us at fellowships@immigrantsrising.org.


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Fill out the 2019-2020 Fellowship Application.