Battleground Texas Summer Fellowship Application

BGTX Fellows

Be a part of the grassroots movement to increase voter turnout in Texas

Battleground Texas Fellows are a crucial part of our mission to make Texas elections competitive again. The goal of Battleground Texas fellowship program is to provide educational opportunities for Texans by training them to organize their communities.


The ideal candidate is someone who is excited about electing progressives in Texas and ready to learn how to do it. Fellows are expected to actively participate in voter registration drives, phone banks, and volunteer-led meetings. It is vital that candidates are self-starters, have a passion for their work, are solutions-oriented, and ready to work with diverse groups of people. Our Fellows come from a variety of backgrounds, but all have a passion and commitment to making change in their communities.

Fellows will organize in their home communities, so we encourage you to apply no matter where in Texas you live. The position is unpaid and Fellows will work a minimum of 15 hours a week.

Battleground Texas is committed to diversity among its staff, and recognizes that its continued success requires the highest commitment to obtaining and retaining a diverse staff that provides the best quality services to supporters and constituents. Battleground Texas is an equal opportunity employer and it is our policy to recruit, hire, train, promote and administer any and all personnel actions without regard to sex, race, age, color, creed, national origin, religion, economic status, sexual orientation, veteran status, gender identity or expression, ethnic identity or physical disability, or any other legally protected basis. Battleground Texas will not tolerate any unlawful discrimination and any such conduct is strictly prohibited.