The Halcyon Climate Fellowship is inviting individuals to submit their applications for the Climate Fellowship, with the aim of making a global difference in addressing climate change.
The Halcyon Climate Fellowship is a prestigious program that aims to support talented individuals working on innovative solutions to address climate change. The fellowship provides funding, mentorship, and access to resources to help fellows further develop and scale their initiatives.
The Spring 2024 Halcyon Climate Fellowship brings together founders from all over the world, encouraging entrepreneurs to address climate concerns through Renewable Energy and Storage, Green Building Technologies, Climate Data and Analytics, Climate Smart Agriculture and Food Systems, WaterTech, and Blue Economy solutions.
Halcyon Fellowship will provide Expert training, an immersive 8-week in-person program in Washington, DC, and key tools to help you grow your enterprise. Before we further explore the details of this fellowship, let’s quickly look at the organization behind the fellowship.
A Brief History About Halcyon
Halcyon is a non-profit organization based in Washington, D.C. that supports and empowers talented individuals in various fields. They provide fellowships, residencies, and other programs to help these individuals pursue their innovative ideas and create positive social impact.
One of the notable initiatives offered by Halcyon is the Climate Fellowship. Through this program, they invite fellows from diverse backgrounds and expertise to tackle the challenges of climate change. The Climate Fellowship aims to empower these fellows to drive climate impact globally by providing resources, mentorship, and a supportive community.
Overall, Halcyon is committed to nurturing talent, fostering creativity, and making a positive difference in the world by supporting individuals who are passionate about addressing critical societal issues such as climate change.
Halcyon Climate Fellowship Spring 2024
- Program: Halcyon Climate Fellowship – Spring 2024
- Organization: Halcyon
- Gender: Men and Women
- Award:$10,000 USD
- Application Deadline: December 20, 2023.
Fellows who are accepted into this program will get the following benefits:
- Per enterprise, a $10,000 USD equity-free living stipend.
- Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud computing credits worth $10,000 USD.
- Technical support from Amazon Web Services (AWS).
- Bespoke training on Business fundamentals, Investment readiness, Impact definition, measurement, and Leadership.
- Free access to a world-class network of mentors and advisors
- Global impact community-driven entrepreneurs
- Workshops handled by legal professionals
- Pro bono consulting support from Deloitte
- Each founder will have access to one-on-one coaching from professional leadership experts.
To be considered for an opportunity, you must meet the following requirements.
- Halcyon Climate Fellowship is looking for (for-profit) startups that are building scalable solutions that are tackling challenges related to Climate change.
- The program is open to applicants from anywhere in the world. It does not restrict participants based on their geographical location.
- Applicants must have a Minimum Viable Product (MVP) that has the potential to scale. This means they should have already developed a product or service that can be launched in the market and has the potential to grow and expand.
- Applicants are allowed to have up to one co-founder. However, it is required that the applicant themselves be the CEO and/or hold primary decision-making power in the venture. Additionally, fluency in English is necessary for effective communication.
- Applicants must have the ability to fully participate in all activities and programming sessions of the program. This implies being available and committed to engaging in all the planned activities and events.
- Applicants must be developing a product and venture that contributes to at least one of the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). These SDGs are global objectives aimed at addressing various social, economic, and environmental challenges to create a more sustainable future.
- Applicants must be at least 21 years old when the program begins.
Regarding the scoring of applications, Halcyon will evaluate each application on the following four criteria:
- Impact: To what extent, if scaled up, would the solution have a meaningful influence on society or the environment?
- Scalability: Could this venture scale to hundreds of thousands or millions of users over the next 5-10 years?
- Innovation: Is the answer an innovative approach to addressing the problem in their context?
- Talent: Is the team particularly qualified to address the issues identified?
How to Apply For This Fellowship
- To Apply for this Fellowship, click on the link below to commence your application procedure https://halcyon.submittable.com/submit
- For more details visit https://www.halcyonhouse.org/climate-fellowship/
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