Achieve the Dream Fellowship Details

Additional Information about the Fellowships: 

  • Fellows will be eligible for health insurance, paid vacation and sick leave, paid holidays and other Communities In Schools of Central Texas (CISCT) employee benefits. 
  • Fellows will receive on the job training as well as other trainings specific to their work at CISCT and their professional development goals. Trainings will give Fellows the necessary practical leadership and management skills to help them succeed on their professional paths. The trainings will also offer opportunities to build long-term peer networks that will last throughout the Fellow’s professional career. 
  • CISCT will provide Fellows with support and assistance through skills-based webinars, check-ins, mentorship, and dedicated CISCT staff who will help navigate the fellowship. Fellows will have a mentor in addition to their supervisors. 

Our philosophy: 

Communities In Schools of Central Texas recognizes and values the significant lived experience of our alumni.  They will bring their own unique expertise and fresh perspective to the work of CISCT, creating lasting positive change for the organization, while also receiving valuable experience to expand their skills in a nonprofit setting.  

The Achieve the Dream Fellowship (ADF) is an up to three-year opportunity, with an annual review and re-commitment check-in to evaluate progress and explore the interests with the fellow.

*At the end of the three-year fellowship, there is no guarantee of continued employment with Communities In Schools of Central Texas.