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Applications for 2016 are now closed

We are no longer accepting applications for the Rose Fellowship for 2016-2018. Fellowship applications for 2017-2019 will be posted in 2016. Hear about it first! Sign up for our mailing list to receive a notification when new opportunities are available.


The Enterprise Rose Architectural Fellowship develops the next generation of leaders in community-based design. As full-time employees of their host organizations, fellows earn an annual stipend plus the standard insurance and benefits package provided by their host organization. The stipend for fellowships beginning in 2016 is $52,000.


  • NAAB-Accredited Professional Architecture Degree (B.Arch, M.Arch, or D.Arch)
  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S. for the entire fellowship period

Selection Criteria

  • Architectural, academic and community experience
  • Essays and response to work plan
  • Design portfolio
  • Recommendations
  • In-person Interview

To learn more about the range of fellowship activities and hosts, view past opportunities below:

Watch the recorded webinar in which four host organizations discuss their work and share their vision for the Rose Fellowship.  

Denver, CO

Denver Housing Authority

The fellow at DHA will work on community-based housing and district energy infrastructure as part of the HUD Choice Neighborhoods grant in Sun Valley.

Download the workplan

Denver, CO

New York City Housing Authority

The fellow will support NYCHA’s ambitious new strategic plan, developing guidelines, standards, and specifications to improve design throughout the agency’s vast, city-wide portfolio.

Download the workplan

Pine Ridge, SD

Thunder Valley CDC

The TVCDC fellow will have a unique opportunity to influence Lakota architecture, and help build a resilient and regenerative community on the Pine Ridge Reservation.

Download the workplan

Poughkeepsie, NY

Hudson River Housing

Together with MASS Design Group, the fellow at HRH will be engaged in exciting neighborhood revitalization through adaptive reuse, creative placemaking, and innovative service delivery.

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Seattle, WA

Capitol Hill Housing

The fellow at CHH will help lead the development of culturally-relevant projects and neighborhood planning within the Capitol Hill EcoDistrict.

Download the workplan

Questions? Contact the Enterprise Rose Architectural Fellowship office at 781.235.2006 or