Leadership Opportunities | Grad Students


Recommended for any graduate student that wants to be an AY19-20 Facilitator or Coach
Application Deadline | Wednesday, November 28, 2018



Application Deadline March 27, 2019
If selected, interviews will be conducted April 1 - 12


Leadership Fellow (Coach)
$3,000 / year

Grand Challenges Facilitator
up to $3,960 / year

GT 1000 Leadership Facilitator
$600 / class

Be Coached
Grow your leadership skills

The world needs exemplary leaders. You may not fully realize or believe it, but you are fully capable of leading. With a growth mindset, you can create the conditions, inside yourself and in the context in which you live and work, to become a more dynamic leader than you are today. Discover ways to challenge yourself to take your leadership to the next level:

Leadership Fellow (Coach)


The Leadership Fellows program enables graduate students to develop self and others while serving as leadership coaches for Georgia Tech undergraduate students.

  • Enhance your leadership skills
  • Give back to Georgia Tech Community
  • Interact and learn with other faculty, staff and graduate students from across campus

4-5 hours per week

$3,000 stipend per year

Accepting applications in March 2019 for AY19-20

Grand Challenges Facilitator

GC Facilitators

The Grand Challenges Facilitators program enables graduate students to serve as team facilitators for Georgia Tech undergraduate students in the Grand Challenges Living and Learning Community (GCLLC).

  • Learn how to build effective, cohesive teams
  • Enhance your team facilitation, engagement, and communication skills
  • Help students become better collaborators and researchers

3-6 hours per week

$165 - $3960 stipend per year (depends on class commitment)

Apply now for the 2019-2020 academic school year

GT 1000 Leadership Facilitator

GT 1000 Facilitation

GT 1000 Leadership Facilitators are professionally trained by LEAD staff to facilitate (6) 50-minute leadership modules within the GT 1000 1st-Year Seminar Course.

  • Help incoming Tech students enhance their leadership skills
  • Gain instructional experience
  • Collaborate with faculty and staff

1.5-2 hours per week (Fall Semester only)

* Past / Current Leadership Fellows / Grand Challenges Facilitators are eligible to participate

$600 stipend per class

Contact stacey.doremus@gatech.edu, if you are interested.

Be Coached in Leading Edge


Leading Edge | One-on-One Leadership Coaching is a leadership development experience for graduate and undergraduate students at Georgia Tech where participants work with a leadership coach to intentionally explore and grow their leadership skills.

  • Work with a leadership coach
  • Challenge yourself through self-evaluation and feedback from others
  • Create a compelling vision for your leadership future

8-10 hours per semester

Apply now for 2019 Spring Semester