Are you interested in joining our Ethical Citizens Fellowship?

Applications are now available (BELOW) for 2019-20.


In addition to a robust, dynamic civic leadership experience that spans 38 weeks and includes DIALOGUE sessions and INTERACTIVE WORKSHOPS activities  identity, justice, culture, ethics, and leadership, each of our fellows also receive:

  • Access to the annual Under A Tree Scholarship Fund for Fellowship graduates (Under A Tree has given out over $32,000.00 to date)

  • Free and unlimited access to college counseling and career coaching services through Mr. Meyer (former college advisor and graduate of Harvard University);

  • Access to full subsidization of Prepory College and Career Coaching Services ($3000.00 value);

  • 200 hours of community service;

  • Special lectures and live sessions hosted by nationally and globally renowned professors, media figures, and industry leaders;

  • Up to $500 in gift certificates, rewards, and vouchers to local stores and restaurants;

  • Collaboration and team-building skills and personalized leadership development training and experience.

In order to apply, candidates must feet the following criteria:

  • Attend Somerset Academy Charter High School or Somerset Arts Conservatory in Pembroke Pines, Florida;

  • Be a junior or senior;

  • Have a minimum 3.0 unweighted GPA;

  • Commit an average of five (5) hours per week to attending extracurricular live sessions, fellowship activities, special events, and community organizing projects;

  • Have a passion for becoming more politically aware and affecting positive social change in one's local community.

If you meet the above criteria and are interested in being considered for a place in the fellowship, please apply here: