The application process begins with reading and understanding the expectations and commitments of participating in the AFB Blind Leaders Development Program as a Fellow or a Mentor, depending on your experience and accomplishments. If you have not yet read the previous pages covering the expectations and commitments, please go back to the page that you need to review.

If you are ready to apply, choose the link below that is right for you. Please note that the link will take you to a Google form that will include quite a number of questions, including short and long answer items.

Fellow Application
Mentor Application

If you would like to review the entire application before you begin filling it out, you can access a PDF version of the Fellow and Mentor application questions here. Please do not fill out the PDF versions.

Applicants must use the Google form link to complete the application. After submitting your application, you will receive an email with your responses. There is an Edit Form button at the top of the message that will allow you to change your answers until the application closes on August 15, 2021.

Questions?

Contact AFB Blind Leaders Development Staff at bldp@afb.org.