|Nominate A Candidate for the Friday Fellowship|
The online nomination form is at the bottom of this page.
Please read below for specific criteria and selection measures.
Click here to be taken directly to the candidate application.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR NOMINATORS
Thank you for supporting the work of the Friday Fellowship by recommending leaders who demonstrate a curiosity for learning and courageous commitments to their work in North Carolina.
To nominate someone to the fellowship, please complete and submit a nomination form that includes:
The Friday Fellowship seeks to enroll North Carolinians committed to both the flourishing of their communities and to the full fellowship experience. The selection committee recognizes that leadership commitments can take many forms and will prioritize candidates poised to apply the fellowship’s learning across the state.
In addition to weighing individual capacities for curiosity, courage, creativity, and connection, the selection committee will carefully review each application for its strength of commitment to the state. The fellowship seeks nominations of applications committed to
Review criteria include:
North Carolina Residency.
To apply, prospective fellows will submit application materials that include this nomination form completed by someone familiar with their leadership qualities and commitments. Alternatively, candidates who are first nominated will be notified and encouraged to complete any outstanding application materials.
The selection committee is eager to consider a diverse slate of candidates from across the state. Historically, nominators have been connected with the William C. Friday Fellowship and/or meaningfully connected to candidates' work in the world.
In addition to welcoming referrals from within the fellowship network, the selection committee invites applications and nominations from:
Please answer the following three questions at the end of the nomination form below. You may want to save your responses for future reference. We also recommend typing responses into a word processor before copying and pasting them below. An ideal answer is around 500 words each, or approximately one page per question.
Question Two: Describe a time when your candidate was a part of something important. Tell us about their leadership and learning.
Each nomination must be submitted individually, per candidate. To nominate multiple individuals, please submit your initial nominee. Then, follow the link at the bottom of the automatic acknowledgement to navigate to a new nomination form.
Thank you for your time and efforts! We appreciate your commitment to our shared goal of seating the next class of North Carolina leaders ready to lead and learn together.