Application and Essay Instructions

Program Dates: June 30, 2014 – August 6, 2014

Application Deadline: May 15, 2014 at 11:59pm

To apply you must:

  • Be a high school student and a resident of Louisville, Jefferson County Metro.
  • Student entering the 10th, 11th, or 12th grade in the fall of 2014.
  • Submit a completed application form and a 500 word essay by the deadline.
  • Be available for an interview between May 19-May 27, 2014, if your application is selected.
  • Be available for fellowship orientation on Saturday, June 21, 2014, if you are selected to participate in the program.
  • Be available for the entire six-week program from June 30 – August 6, 2014 (Monday-Friday).
  • Be a high school student and a resident of Louisville, Jefferson County Metro.

Essay Instructions: In your 500 word essay introduce yourself. We want to know who you are. Then share your views on at least one of the questions below: (Your application must be legible to be considered. Online and emailed submissions must be PDF format.)

  • Do you think all young people in Louisville have the same opportunity to enjoy good health and quality of life?
  • Have you personally ever experienced violence in your life? If so, how did you react to it? Did anyone help you deal with it?
  • What ideas do you have that might help to prevent bullying, assaults, shooting or violence of any kind in Louisville?
  • Share with us your insights and the talents you will bring to the group, as we explore issues of race, class, culture, gender, violence and inequities.

Submit your essay and your completed application by 11:59pm on May 15, 2014.

Send your Healing Futures Fellowship 2014 application 
online or via US mail, email or fax:

Online
The quickest and easiest way to submit your application is online. Essays must be PDF format.  Apply now!

US Mail
Healing Futures Fellowship 2014
400 East Gray Street
Louisville, Kentucky 40202

Email
Subject: [Last Name] 2014 Application
Essays must be attached as PDF.
healingfuturesfellowship@louisvilleky.gov

Fax
ATTN
: Healing Futures Fellowship 2014
502.574-1430