The CUP LA Fellows Program is a transformative, six-session leadership development experience for early-to-mid career professionals of color with 5-10 years of work experience. This program caters to diverse people across sectors, who are deeply committed to growing their careers and leading change in their communities.

Program Benefits

Monthly professional development workshops and social events

CUP Board Members and CUP LA Founders serve as mentors for each workshop.

Fellows gain access to CUP’s bi-coastal network of professionals and change makers, including more than 250 Fellows alumni.

CUP LA Fellows Objective

Accelerate the careers of diverse professionals by building their human and social capital, while increasing their social contributions.

Participants are equipped with:

The leadership skills and knowledge needed to advance to the next level of their careers through interactive trainings, coaching and keynote addresses

Access and exposure to top-tier, diverse leaders and decision-makers from a range of industries

An influential network of professionals of color to leverage for leadership opportunities, career assistance, and mentoring

Workshop topics include:

  • Unleashing Values-Based Leadership
  • Assessing Your Leadership Style
  • Connecting & Communicating with Impact
  • Building Your Brand
  • Career & Civic Action Planning
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