Rockwood Leaders Fellowship Nominations

Nomination Criteria

The ideal candidates for the Rockwood Leaders Fellowship:

  • Are formerly incarcerated and willing to be identified as such;
  • Live in California;
  • Are committed to transforming the cultural stigma of criminal background and incarceration;
  • Are oriented towards social change;
  • Have engaged sufficiently in self-development work to thrive in a training attended by accomplished leaders;
  • Possess a personal and professional readiness to learn new leadership skills;
  • Represent a diversity of racial/ethnic communities;
  • Can commit to full participation in the program, including –
    • Full participation in both the five-day and three-day residential retreats.
    • At least once a month peer coaching calls
    • Completion of a 360-degree leadership assessment survey
    • Two post-retreat evaluation surveys
    • Timely response to Rockwood requests

Nominate a Leader

To nominate a leader for the Rockwood Leaders Fellowship, please complete the nomination survey. You will be asked to include the name, title, organization, email address, and a brief description of how the person meets the program’s criteria.

Nominations are due by 5:00 pm PT, Sunday, March 31, 2018. Rockwood will select applicants from the nomination pool to be invited to submit an application.


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