How to Apply

Application Process 

What we’re looking for: 

  • Be committed to Black Economic Cooperation
  • Be a member of a Black led cooperative or have an idea of one they would like to start
  • Groups of 2 or more committed to their cooperative idea/ initiative or already established cooperative
  • Commit to attending all of the North Star sessions and completing the fellowship

Deadline to Apply

The 2022-2023 North Star Black Cooperative Fellowship Application is Open! The deadline for the application is September 19th at 11:59 pm central time.  

Join us for an information session to learn more on August 17th from 12 pm – 1 pm on zoom! 

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If you have questions about how to apply please contact Nkuli Shongwe at