UCLA Labor Center

Dream Summer is Open

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*** Please note that the Dream Summer 2016 application is now CLOSED – Thank you for your interest!***

Dream Summer is the first-ever national fellowship program for and by immigrant youth. Since its inception in 2011, Dream Summer has had over 500 immigrant youth leaders participate from across the country. Alumni have gone on to create change on a local, national, and international level.

Guess what? Dream Summer is BACK. Here’s how to get involved:

1. Apply for Dream Summer

The Dream Summer 2016 application is now CLOSED 


Deadline: March 4, 2016, 11:59 PM

2. Celebrate at the Dream Summer Kickoff

Join us Thursday, Feb 4 at 6:30 PM, for the Dream Summer kickoff. To kick-off Dream Summer’s sixth year, the Dream Resource Center will be hosting a panel discussion with powerful Dream Summer alumni. From mass raids happening across this country to the lack of access to healthcare for immigrant communities, alumni are coming together to build community and power across social justice movements.

Come learn about Dream Summer, meet Dream Summer alumni, and make new friends.

RSVP Today

3. Host a Dream Summer Fellow

Is your organization interested in hosting a Dream Summer fellow? Since its launch, the Dream Resource Center has partnered with hundreds of social justice organizations nationwide. Host organizations have proclaimed the benefit of having insightful, skilled, and driven immigrant youth at their organizations. In just ten weeks, Dream Summer interns make valuable contributions to an organization’s projects, campaigns, and programs. Learn more.