Enterprise Rose Architectural Fellowship in Baltimore

The Enterprise Rose Architectural Fellowship partners early-career architectural designers with local community development organizations for a three-year term, where they facilitate an inclusive approach to development to create green, sustainable, and affordable communities. As an integral staff member of the organization, the fellow will focus on advancing the organization’s practices in community engagement, sustainability and design excellence. By becoming a fellow, you join a growing network of passionate and talented public interest designers who are continuously changing what is possible in community development. This year, fellowship opportunities are located with Bon Secours Community Works in Baltimore, MD, CASA of Oregon in Sherwood, OR, New Orleans Redevelopment Authority in New Orleans, LA, People’s Emergency Center in Philadelphia, PA, Urban Edge and Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Development Corporation in Boston, MA, and the placement at Urban Housing Solutions in Nashville, TN.

About Bon Secours Community Works

Bon Secours Baltimore Health System, Inc. is a Maryland nonprofit corporation located in the heart of Southwest Baltimore. Their mission is to “help people and communities to health and wholeness by providing compassionate, quality healthcare and being good help to all in need with special concern for the poor and dying.” Two client-facing, nonprofit subsidiaries comprise the Bon Secours Baltimore Health System. Each has a separate Board of Directors responsible for fiscal and operational oversight. The Unity and Community Works subsidiaries deliver programs and services that address the many social determinants of health – such as housing, employment, education, and financial literacy. The fellow at Bon Secours will improve development capacity of the organization while focusing on the social determinants of health through design and direct service delivery.

Read the full work plan, here: http://bit.ly/253CzX2


  • NAAB-Accredited Professional Architecture Degree (B.Arch, M.Arch, or D.Arch)
  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S. for the entire fellowship period

Selection Criteria:

  • Architectural, academic and community experience
  • Essays and response to work plan
  • Design portfolio
  • Participation at finalist summit
  • Recommendations
  • In-person interview

Selection Schedule:

  • July 10 2016: Deadline to apply
  • August 26 2016: Finalist Summit invitees notified
  • September 20-21 2016: Finalist Summit in New York, NY
  • October 2016: On-site interviews with Program Director, Christopher Scott
  • November 2016: Final decisions and notifications

* Travel expenses for Summit and interview will be covered by Enterprise

Apply online at http://www.enterprisecommunity.com/become-a-fellow by July 10th, 2016 at 11:59 pm ET.

Contact Us: rosefellowship@enterprisecommunity.org 


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