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776 Fellowship Program: Empowering Young Innovators to Tackle Climate Change($100,000 grant available)

776 Fellowship Program: Empowering Young Innovators to Tackle Climate Change($100,000 grant available)

Are you a young visionary eager to make a tangible impact on the world’s most pressing issues? Look no further than the 776 Fellowship Program, a transformative two-year initiative designed to empower the next generation of change-makers. With a generous $100,000 grant and unparalleled support from the Seven Seven Six network, this program offers an unparalleled opportunity to turn your passion for environmental sustainability into concrete action. Here’s everything you need to know about this groundbreaking fellowship:

Goals of the Fellowship Program

🌎 Invest in Young Innovators Tackling Climate Change: Recognizing that some of the brightest minds worldwide are hindered by financial constraints, the 776 Fellowship aims to equip driven young leaders with the resources needed to combat humanity’s greatest threat: climate change. By providing both capital and support, we empower fellows to immerse themselves fully in developing groundbreaking solutions.

Scale the Impact of 776: At the core of our mission is the commitment to backing exceptional founders early in their entrepreneurial journey. Through this program, we provide aspiring innovators with the time, space, and financial backing necessary to realize their ambitious visions.

💪 Enrich Our Community with Emerging Talent: The 776 Fellowship is more than a financial grant; it’s a transformative experience that challenges fellows to think critically and creatively. By nurturing the next generation of founders and operators, we foster a community of forward-thinking individuals poised to drive meaningful change.

Program Mission & Vision

In an era marked by urgency, the 776 Fellowship recognizes that certain ideas cannot afford to wait—particularly those addressing climate change. Our program offers 20 remarkable individuals aged 24 and under the opportunity to dedicate two years to developing solutions to pressing environmental challenges. With access to a supportive peer network and the extensive resources of the 776 network, including our proprietary operating system, Cerebro, fellows embark on a transformative journey of innovation and impact.

Benefits of the 776 Fellowship Program

The 776 Fellowship Program offers:

  1. Generous Grants: Receive a $100,000 grant over two years to fuel your climate change solutions.
  2. Tailored Trainings and Workshops: Access expert-led sessions to enhance your skills as a changemaker.
  3. Extensive Networking Opportunities: Connect with founders, mentors, and industry experts dedicated to fighting climate change.
  4. Mentorship and Guidance: Receive personalized support from experienced mentors and advisors.
  5. Cutting-Edge Technologies and Strategies: Stay ahead with access to the latest tools and resources through the 776 network and Cerebro.
  6. Global Recognition and Visibility: Showcase your work on the global stage and gain recognition for your contributions.

Selection Process

  • March 25th: Application Opens
  • April 24th: Application Closes
  • May 8th: Finalists Announced
  • May 25th: Fellows Selected
  • June 12th: Fellowship Begins

Fellow Qualifications

We’re seeking individuals driven by a passion for problem-solving and a commitment to effecting real change in underserved communities. The ideal fellow is motivated, innovative, and eager to dedicate themselves fully to their project.

This fellowship IS: ✅ Skipping or dropping out of university to focus exclusively on a project, idea, or initiative full-time that is working toward solving the climate change crisis. ✅ Fellows must be ages 18 to 24 and can live anywhere in the world.

This fellowship IS NOT: ❌ A paid vacation ❌ A networking program; your job as a fellow is to ship


  • What is the Fellowship?: The 776 Fellowship is a two-year, full-time program for 18 – 24 year olds, across the world. Fellows will receive a $100,000 grant over two years to work on projects to fight climate change instead of pursuing a university degree.
  • When you say access to the 776 network, what does that mean?: 776 Fellows will have access to founder networks, various programming, and access to Cerebro (our venture fund’s operating system).
  • What kind of ideas is the fellowship looking for?: We are looking for a wide range of ideas, as climate change is a technological, social, and political issue.
  • Do I need a team to apply?: No, if you’re working on a great idea or project, we’re interested in hearing from you, however, if you already have a partner/co-founder, you can apply together.
  • Do I need to be US-based?: No, the Fellowship is open to international applicants. We will be selecting applicants through a final remote interview.

For more FAQs, visit the Fellowship website.

Join the Movement. APPLY NOW

Don’t miss your chance to be part of a global community dedicated to driving positive change. Apply now and unleash your potential as a 776 Fellow.