Tomodachi Fellow

Apply for the TOMODACHI Fellows Program: a paid, overseas Fellowship with Atlas Corps.


Atlas Corps seeks nonprofit leaders from Japan and around the world to apply for the newly-launched TOMODACHI Fellows Program in the United States - a collaboration between the U.S.-Japan Council and Atlas Corps to engage leaders from Japan committed to the nonprofit sector in a 12 to 18 month, professional fellowship with organizations in the U.S. The TOMODACHI Fellows join the greater Atlas Corps community of more than 150 Fellows from around the world.

Atlas Corps Fellows serve full-time at Host Organizations such as Ashoka, CARE, Grameen Foundation, Habitat for Humanity, GlobalGiving Foundation, and the UN Foundation. In addition, Fellows complement their on-site learning with the Atlas Corps Global Leadership Lab and networking with leaders from around the world. This prestigious fellowship includes a living stipend to cover basic expenses (food, local transportation and shared housing) and health insurance. Fellows are committed to return to Japan for at least a year after their fellowship ends. Applications are accepted year-round. Apply by April 1 for priority consideration for our September class. Learn more at http://bit.ly/ApplyToAtlasCorps.

*GlobalGiving is seeking to host at least one Tomodachi Fellow at our headquarters in Washington, DC.

About Us

GlobalGiving is an online marketplace that connects you to the causes and countries you care about. You select the projects you want to support, make a tax-deductible contribution, and get regular progress updates – so you can see your impact

The GlobalGiving Team

Meet Our Team
Meet the amazing team of people that work at GlobalGiving. We love what we do and we hope you do too.

Impact To Date

  • $177.0 million in donations since 2002
  • 12,100 projects have received funding
  • 461,300 donors have given

Ranked in Top 10 Companies in DC

You'll Love Working Here

Here's what past employees and interns have to say about GlobalGiving:

GlobalGiving is truly an amazing organization to work at. The work environment is very open and fosters teamwork and innovation.
GlobalGiving went above and beyond my expectations for this internship. One of my favorite parts of the experience was just the opportunity to thrive in such a wonderful office culture. This office knows how to get awesome (world-changing) work done as well as have a good time.
Everything and everyone are so opened to talk, to help or to teach. I came as an intern, but I left as a member of a tight–knit community I will always belong to. My work was really meaningful... Best decision of my life!
Read more reviews on Glassdoor.com