Every year, through a rigorous open application process, TED selects a group of rising stars to be TED Fellows. Fellows are chosen based on remarkable achievement, their strength of character and on their innovative approach to solving the world’s tough problems. Fellows are invited to attend a TED conference, where they meet, exchange ideas and connect with the larger TED community. They also give their own TED Talk – an unprecedented opportunity to disseminate their unique ideas to the world.
Once selected, Fellows receive transformational support. Fellows participate in professional coaching and mentoring and work with a public relations expert dedicated to sharing their latest projects with the world. TED Fellows participate in an active online network and attend regional meet-ups and retreats for an explosion of conversation and ideas.
- TED Fellow’s Program focuses on doers, makers, inventors, advocates, entrepreneurs and human right activists;
- Applicants should be between 21 and 40 years of age;
- English proficiency is required.