Apply for CDL Design Equity Fellowship!

Wanted: Current students who are enrolled in human centered design coursework or those who have completed similar training to become Civic Design Lab (“CDL”) Design Equity Fellows at Oakland's Civic Design Lab on a rolling basis. 

Join us to see how service design can play a direct role in improving the local government service delivery; engage in one on one interviews, collaborative charrettes and community workshops to tell stories of resilience and community empowerment. This fellowship is especially appropriate for designers, technologists, and writers who are interested in civic service design delivery process and understanding the communicative, strategic, and cultural dynamics of the city through the racial equity lens.

Part 1

Name *
Phone *
Declaration of eligibility to work in the U.S. *
We are currently unable to sponsor work permits or visas.
Mini portfolio and resume *
See instructions below and upload your supplemental materials as a single PDF file within 1 day of submitting this form. If you have any problems, email

Part 2

Instructions for Supplemental Materials

Please upload as a single PDF file, your mini portfolio (1 or 2 page of past or current projects) and resume outlining the relevant skills and experiences in support of your candidacy.

Please rename all files to include your name and date before uploading to ensure your files can be reviewed correctly.

E.g. firstname_lastname_YYYYMMDD.pdf

Interested in data fellowship ?