FIRE Fellowship Application

  • Please note, all questions with an (*) are required.
  • If you have any questions regarding the application, please send an email to contact@ojaifoundation.
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    Submit a 1-page resume with relevant work, service experience, and education.
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    Submit a 1-page letter (250 words or less), explaining your interest in the fellowship, including responses to the questions: Why is now the right time in your life to participate? And, Why you are a match for The FIRE Fellowship?
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    Up to three letters of recommendation from references who can speak to your service, leadership, and ability to make good use of the fellowship. Please include reference email and phone contact info with the letters.
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    If you are coming from an organization, community, or project that will benefit from your participation in FIRE, please include a letter from a representative describing the organization, community, or project, and how your participation relates.
  • Short Answer Questions: Please complete the short answer questions listed below (150 words or less for each, or 8 minutes total for audio or video submission). Note the answers to these questions do not need to reiterate the information in your cover letter.
    Please send video/audio files to
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