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Apply to become the 2018-2019 CNCS Segal Fellow.

The Eli J. & Phyllis N. Segal Citizen Leadership Program partners with the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) to provide a year-long (13 month) fellowship at the CNCS office in Washington, DC.

The position details are available on the USA Jobs website, and applications are due by June 15, 2018.

The role of the chosen Eli J. & Phyllis N. Segal CNCS Fellow is unique within our Program as they are the sole person chosen for this position but are joined by nearly 10 other Fellows from around the nation. To read more about our other partnerships, please visit their individual websites here. While completing the CNCS Fellowship, the CNCS Segal Fellow becomes part of our larger community and Network of 105 peer Fellows and over 600 Founders and partners who helped to create this Program. In addition to opportunities to meet other Fellows via trips to our annual retreat and other trainings and receptions, the CNCS Fellow is matched with a Fellow buddy and a mentor from our expansive Network. Our aim is to support the citizen leadership development of each Fellow throughout the course of their lives. To inquire further about the role of the CNCS Fellow with the Segal Program during their fellowship year, please contact Program Director Susie Flug-Silva.

About the Fellowship 

The Eli Segal Fellowship is a highly competitive and prestigious fellowship for AmeriCorps alumni. This fellowship provides emerging leaders with an unparalleled opportunity to gain first-hand experience in how a federal agency works to implement policy and leverage national service in order to tackle some of the most pressing issues facing our nation.

Named in honor of the first CEO of CNCS and one of the first champions of national service, the Eli Segal Fellow will have the opportunity to work with the CEO's Office and other departments in the agency to advance national service policy, operations and strategy. Successful fellows have an entrepreneurial spirit and will have access to high level officials to craft a project and initiative that will help advance the mission of national service and the strategic goals of CNCS. Read more about past fellows

The Fellow will become a fellow with the Eli J. & Phyllis N. Segal Citizen Leadership Program, an organization that provides emerging leaders who have great potential assistance that furthers their ability to serve in the pursuit of a more just and equitable world. Fellows have the opportunity to foster meaningful relationships with the 105 inspiring and multi-generational fellows who are already leaders in their communities as well as the network's many founders. For more information about the program, please visit

Become an Eli Segal Fellow

To honor Eli Segal and continue his work of advancing national service in America, the Corporation for National and Community Service has offered the Eli Segal Fellowship program.  Details about the position are available online.

How to Apply

Vist the USA Jobs website posting to apply for this position by June 15, 2018.

Contact Us

Applications should be submitted directly through the USA Jobs website.  If you have additional questions about the Segal Program, please contact Program Director Susie Flug-Silva.

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