Empower: Minority Leadership Excellence Program

Unlocking Potential, Building Futures

At Litro Magazine, we believe in the power of diversity to foster innovation, creativity, and resilience. Our Empower: Minority Leadership Excellence Fellowship is specifically designed to economically advance young professionals and students from minority backgrounds, providing them with the tools, resources, and opportunities needed to excel in their careers and make meaningful contributions to their communities.

About the Program

Empower: Minority Leadership Excellence Fellowship offers a comprehensive suite of support, including mentorship from industry leaders, professional development workshops, networking opportunities, and financial assistance. Our aim is to bridge the gap for underrepresented talents, enabling them to break through barriers and achieve their full potential.

Who Should Apply?

We invite applications from ambitious and motivated individuals who:

  • Are currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program, or are recent graduates (within 3 years of graduation).
  • Come from minority backgrounds and are committed to contributing positively to their communities.
  • Demonstrate financial need and a strong desire for personal and professional growth.

Program Highlights

  • Mentorship: Gain invaluable insights and guidance from seasoned professionals in your field.
  • Professional Development: Participate in workshops and seminars designed to enhance your skills and prepare you for leadership roles.
  • Networking: Connect with peers, industry leaders, and potential employers through exclusive networking events.
  • Financial Support: Receive stipends to cover, travel for conferences, and other professional development opportunities.

How to Apply

Applications for the Empower Fellowship Program are now open! Here’s how you can apply:

  • Visit our website and fill out the application form.
  • Submit your resume/CV, a personal statement outlining your goals and how this fellowship will help you achieve them, and two letters of recommendation.

The deadline for applications is July, 14th 2024. Don’t miss this opportunity to take your career to the next level.

Join Us in Making a Difference

Empower: Minority Leadership Excellence Fellowship is more than just a scholarship; it’s a movement towards creating a more inclusive, equitable, and diverse professional landscape. By supporting young professionals and students from minority backgrounds, we are investing in a brighter, more inclusive future for all.

Apply Now and Be the Change You Wish to See!

Do you have a passion you want to pursue? Do you have an idea you feel will change the publishing industry? Take control by applying to the Empower: Minority Leadership Excellence Fellowship.

Check out the Litro Champions who will work with you to realise your idea. We can’t wait to see what you plan for the future of the publishing industry!

Litro Champions