EP attracts, develops, and retains diverse leaders in the sector who can respond to the types of challenges organizations will encounter as they work to roll-out new interventions and student services.  Through our Fellowship programs, we provide leading education organizations with critical implementation capacity that can advance mission-critical work -- and accelerate systems change in education ecosystems and communities across the country. 

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Spotlight: Impact Fellowship

Education Pioneers is currently seeking 2021-2022 Impact Fellowship Partners. The EP Impact Fellowship is a 10-month program that gives education organizations access high-potential leaders, gain critical analytic and project management capacity to accelerate their work, and help ensure the strength of the education sector now and for the future.

  • Access skilled, diverse talent: Access a pipeline of highly qualified, diverse rising professionals – recruited and evaluated nationwide – who are eager to bring their data and project management expertise to your organization. Impact Fellows typically bring 3+ years of professional experience.
  • Advance meaningful work: Bring on dedicated capacity to tackle specific data initiatives and strategic projects, advancing organizational priorities.
  • Invest in the future of the sector: EP’s leadership development for Fellows (including programming, resources, and supports) will ensure they have the context and foundations needed for success. Throughout 10 months, EP will serve as a strategic talent partner to help maximize your results and develop a future education leader together.
  • Benefit from flexibility: Hiring a 10-month Fellow gives you the option to pursue a new initiative or preview a future employee – without the commitment, cost, or logistics of a full-time hire.

EP’s partnership fee ($10,500) covers the cost of recruiting high-potential talent and providing professional development. The stipend to EP Impact Fellows is $47,500 ($58,000 annualized) plus health benefits.


Investing in Talent with EP

As your strategic talent partner, we will identify and meet your human capital needs. Your investment secures you not only the critical near-term talent you need to advance your organization’s work, but also access to a broader network of Fellows and Alumni who can help you deepen your impact. 

EP Partners will:  Education Pioneers will:
  • Commit to a powerful relationship with strong talent that will grow the next generation of leaders
  • Receive Fellowship matches that have been carefully connected with you to meet your needs
  • Welcome Fellows to your organization who will help you move work forward efficiently and with impact in mind
  • Invest in your Fellow’s leadership and professional development via EP workshops
  • Serve as your strategic talent partner to help identify your needs and connect with talent who can meet them
  • Ensure your access to a pipeline of capacity focused on data and analysis, strategy and planning, operations, and program and project management.
  • Invest in your Fellow’s leadership development and cultivate in them an equity-focused mindset
  • Provide additional professional development resources


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