• Develop the skills of future social change professionals in a supportive environment.
• Help support ACF's growing movement of local groups in their efforts to build people power, change the story and advocate for our living world.
The ACF Fellowship is currently on hold and not taking applications.
Find out more about the ACF Fellowship below.
The ACF Fellowship has traditionally provided an opportunity to develop skills and get hands-on experience in a six-month fellowship placement. Fellows would commit two days per week during the six-month period. The fellowship begins with an in-person weekend-long group induction at the start of the fellowship. Fellowship placements have been available in Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne and Sydney.
Placements to the program will be considered based on the following selection criteria:
Candidates’ role preference and unique skills will also be considered by the selection panel when allocating candidates to specific roles. In your application, make sure that you refer to the above selection criteria, and any specific requirements or criteria listed with the position description of the role you prefer.
The Fellowship is suited to driven, passionate and committed people who reflect the diversity of backgrounds and experiences in our communities. If that’s you, but you’re worried you don’t have all the skills outlined in the position descriptions, please apply anyway!
Through the ACF Fellowship, you’ll be part of a supportive workplace where you’ll be:
Through the ACF Fellowship, you will have the opportunity to attend regular training delivered by experienced campaigners, community organisers, activists, advocates and non-profit professionals.
Some topics you might explore include:
You will receive ongoing training throughout the entire Fellowship, as well as training within your role.