Fair Trade Campaigns is Hiring 2017-18 Fellows

FT Campaigns Intern March 27, 2017
UPDATE 6/19/17: Applications are now closed for all regions except the Southwest. To apply for the Southwest Regional Fellowship, please apply online by Friday, June 30.

Are you passionate about Fair Trade and social justice? Are you a student or recent graduate looking for rewarding part-time work? Do you want to gain hands-on experience supporting grassroots organizers, developing leaders, building regional networks, and executing communications strategies?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, read on to find out more about the 2017-18 Fair Trade Campaigns Fellowship!

Learn More & Apply Here


Fair Trade Campaigns is hiring eight Fellows to support our work advocating for Fair Trade in communities and on college campuses across the country. We’re looking for two passionate, skilled organizers in each of the following regions: Southwest, Mid Atlantic, Northeast, and Great Lakes.* The fellowship program lasts 14 months from August 2017 to October 2018 and we offer a modest stipend.

*See details about the four regions below.

“I feel like I am better able to manage many tasks, stay organized, and communicate effectively and efficiently with many different types of people. I am excited about the connections I’ve made through the Fellowship and am more committed to Fair Trade than ever.”
2015-16 Fair Trade Campaigns Fellow

NE Leadership Team 2016-17In this role, you’ll have a chance to work side-by-side with organizers in communities and on campuses in a specific region to help grow the Fair Trade movement, and have a lot of fun in the process!

In order to increase the impact and visibility of Fair Trade Campaigns, Fellows in each region will oversee a Regional Leadership Team consisting of four to six volunteers. Fellows and Regional Leadership Teams will work closely together and will have access to training opportunities and resources, including an in-person leadership training in Fall 2017.

For a better idea of the kind of work that Fellows and Leadership Teams take on, please take a look at the Workplan of the Regional Leadership Team.

For more information about the fellowship program and to apply, see the full description here.

“The Fellowship position is a fulfilling opportunity for anyone who is interested
in Fair Trade, international development, community organizing,
and advocacy work.”
2015-16 Fair Trade Campaigns Fellow

Regional Breakdown

The Fellowship position is regionally based. Applicants must live in one of the following regions in order to be considered for the Fellowship.

Mid Atlantic Northeast Great Lakes Southwest


New Jersey

New York City *



Washington, DC


*only NYC & Long Island




New Hampshire

New York State +

Rhode Island



+ excluding NYC & Long Island













Southern California ^




^ south of Monterey

Learn More & Apply Here


If you have any questions about the Fellowship Program or application process, please don’t hesitate to contact Kylie Nealis at kylie@fairtradecampaigns.org.


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