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2014 Echoing Green Fellowships Semi-Finalists
2013 Black Male Achievement Fellow Mo Akade
The 444 Semi-Finalists for Echoing Green Fellowships span the globe, with breakthrough ideas and the entrepreneurial drive to disrupt the status quo. They have already begun working to complete the second phase of our selection process in hopes of joining the nearly 2 percent to be selected Fellows this spring in our Global, Black Male Achievement, and new Climate Fellowships. For insights into this year's semi-finalists, see our recent post on data and trends.
Our tremendous respect and gratitude goes out to all of the entrepreneurs who submitted their applications. We are proud to announce the 444 applicants' organizations who have been invited to submit further information for the next phase of deliberation.
SEMI-FINALISTS FOR GLOBAL FELLOWSHIP
SEMI-FINALISTS FOR BLACK MALE ACHIEVEMENT FELLOWSHIP
SEMI-FINALISTS FOR CLIMATE FELLOWSHIP
Bringing about dramatic and lasting social change requires lifelong leadership and learning lessons along the way.
Echoing Green focuses on finding stellar individuals who can carry their ideas and explain why they have what it takes to succeed.