Cross-Sector Fellowship Application Resources

Submit Your Application to the Leaders Plus Fellowship Programme

Everything you need to submit your application to the Leaders Plus Fellowship. 

  • Our next cohort will begin in January 2025.
  • We review applications on a rolling basis, up until the final deadline for each cohort.
  • The application form should take no longer than 30 minutes to complete.
  • You can create an account and save your progress as you go.
  • We encourage you to apply as soon as possible to our Fellowship Programme as places fill fast.
  • Once submitted, you can expect to hear from us after the final application deadline.

If you need support completing the application form please email and a member of the team would be delighted to help.

You can also schedule a call with Jo Denoris in our team to discuss your application or ask a question about the Programme.

How to Apply:

  • Please read the commitments listed below and check you (and your line manager where applicable) agree with the statements.
  • Please ensure you meet the selection criteria and check you are eligible for the Fellowship.
  • Complete the short application form. You can create an account and save your progress.
  • There are a limited number of places available and we are regularly oversubscribed, it's advisable to apply early.
  • All applicants complete the same online form and all applications are assessed against the criteria.
  • Find more information about the costs associated with the Fellowship.
  • It is possible to apply whilst still in the process of securing employer funding.

Useful Resources:

We have a number of useful resources that can support you if you're seeking employer funding for your place on the Fellowship Programme.

Leaders Plus Cross Sector Fellowship Criteria

As a social enterprise, we are committed to driving change for working parents and we are looking for individuals who are passionate about their careers, will contribute to the peer network and drive a positive movement for change.

Your Commitments as a Fellow:
  • Uphold the Fellowship principles
  • Actively contribute to events and workshops (subject to child-related emergencies of course)
  • Support other leaders with babies within and outside the Fellowship cohort
  • Actively engage with your mentor and your line manager as per the below
  • Complete every evaluation questionnaire to support Leaders Plus to continuously improve the programme
Your Line Managers Commitments:

Line manager commitment is optional but recommended, please disregard if you do not have a traditional line manager.

  • Confirms they support your application
  • Confirms they are happy to attend the 3-hour online manager workshop
  • Commits to two 1-2-1 conversations (an hour each) between the two of you (one at the start and one at the end of the programme)
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