The Social Justice Teen Fellowship

Applications are now open to join the 2021-2022 cohort! The deadline to apply is May 15, 2021.

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Join with other high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors who share your passion for social justice in a free, nine-month fellowship! Build relationships with teens of various faiths and ethnic backgrounds, and learn to facilitate conversations with peers on racism, anti-Semitism, diversity and social justice. The program is a partnership of the Baltimore Jewish Council and the Elijah Cummings Youth Program.

The fellowship includes the following opportunities:

  • Build relationships with teens from across Baltimore and Maryland
  • Social justice trainings
  • Create a justice driven podcast with Aaron Henkin of WYPR

For questions contact Josh Sherman at or Kathleen St.Villier Hill at

Supported by funding from the BLEWS program.