The Fellowship

El Pomar’s Fellowship experience develops high-achieving, service-minded, recent college graduates and early career professionals into dynamic community leaders primed to make an impact across multiple sectors. 

Current Fellows and Alumni

Our Story


The Fellowship is a flagship program of El Pomar Foundation focused on developing Colorado's future leaders. Hear more from Fellow Alumni about their experience and value gained from the Fellowship. 


"I've truly made relationships that will last a lifetime." Jack Gurr, Class of 2018

The Experience

Fellows obtain valuable learning opportunities through direct exposure to Colorado’s philanthropic and nonprofit arenas, targeted professional development, peer management, program oversight and connection with an engaged alumni network.  

The Application

The application for the Fellowship Class of 2023 will open Fall 2022. 

Have specific questions about the experience or application process? Set up a conversation with a current Fellow by emailing

Meet the Fellows

As recent college graduates, Fellows come from a variety of educational backgrounds and a wide array of professional experiences. They share a passion for leadership, dedication to self-improvement and a desire to invest in the communities of Colorado.

Alumni Network

The Fellowship alumni network includes nearly 300 leaders in the public, private and nonprofit sectors in Colorado and across the country. Alumni remain connected throughout their careers, and support current Fellows through professional mentorship.