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Food & Leadership Fellow

Job Description
Job Description
Develop your leadership and professional skills through a 10-week paid fellowship on the
Urban Roots farm growing thousands of pounds of fresh food for the community. Fellows
learn about food justice in local and global food systems, lead volunteers on the farm, and
serve the community by completing a project improving food access in Austin. Fellows work
8 hours per week on Thursdays and Fridays from 8:00 am - 12:00 pm. After the Fellowship,
Fellows can apply for Crew Leader positions with Urban Roots in the summer of 2019,
working as mentors to high school interns in the Farm Internship Program. Fellows earn a
bi-weekly stipend equivalent to $10 per hour, plus a $100 completion bonus. Fellows also
take home fresh vegetables when available.
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