Casa Joaquin Residency

Founded at UC Berkeley in 1970 by Chicano/Latino students, Casa is a multi-ethnic residential leadership program that fosters academic success and a cross-racial living and learning experience for participating students.

The application period is now open. Deadlines:

  • For current students on April 20, 2020, 5 p.m. PST 
  • For incoming freshman or transfer students on May 11, 2020, 5:00 p.m PST. 

Fellowship Program

Fellowships are 11-month programs for emerging leaders who are seeking hands-on policy advocacy experience, leadership training, and transformative professional growth. We seek individuals who are committed to equity and justice for communities of color.

Applications closed at 11:59pm PST on February 9, 2020.

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Summer Associate Program

The Summer Associate program is an intensive 10-week training program for early-career leaders who want to gain real-world policy experience and to invest in their professional growth. Through leadership development and experiential learning, we seek to instill participants with the skills, confidence, and social networks to become effective advocates.

Applications for the Summer Associate program closed on January 26,  2020.