Neubauer Fellowship in Educational Leadership

Apply for the Fellowship

The application for the 2017-2018 Neubauer Fellowship closed on January 13, 2017. If you are an acting school principal in Philadelphia that meets the criteria outlined below, we encourage you to check this page in November 2017 for information about the next cohort.


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The Neubauer Fellowship in Educational Leadership is open to charter, parochial, and district-run public school principals serving in a Philadelphia school. Successful candidates for the program must have at least one year of experience as a principal prior to the Fellowship year and will demonstrate skill in:

  • Setting a school-wide vision;
  • Creating a school culture that develops and engages staff and is focused on student achievement;
  • Identifying exemplary instructional practices;
  • Efficiently managing school operations and communications; and
  • Nurturing a safe, supportive environment for students characterized by high expectations.


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