Apply for the California Allegory Youth Fellowship
Thank you for your interest in joining the California Allegory Youth Fellowship. This is a three-step application process, consisting of getting in touch with us, sharing a creative offering and, finally, a short series of application questions. You can find the sequence below. You are welcome to send us any questions any time.
Early bird lifeline: March 25 | Final lifeline: April 15
Step 1: Call for interest
Are you interested in applying for the Fellowship? Email us at and share your name, where you live, a few sentences about why you're interested and any questions you may have. We'll get back to you ASAP.
Step 2: A creative offering
You are invited to respond to one of the two below prompts in whatever medium is most comfortable for you: essay, poem, song, dance, comedy, visual art... Past SustainUS applicants have also pitched pieces and gotten published as part of the application process. If you are interested in this, reach out to us for support! You can submit your creative offering as a link or attached file to
Step 3: Question and answer
Once we've heard from you with your initial interest, we'll send over a few questions for you to answer about your interest in the Fellowship, relevant previous experience and how you want to apply these learnings in your community.
That's it! Many thanks.