Deitch Leadership Institute Fellowship is more than a typical internship. 

  • Class I, II, III
  • 7 weeks, 32 hours/week
  • Weekly field trips
  • $2,000

Boston Latin School sophomores, juniors and seniors are invited to apply to this unique, experiential learning opportunity focused on industry and leadership.

Students are employed for seven weeks by a prominent Boston area organization. Tasks will vary, but work will be real, not menial.  Students will be supervised by both a professional at their host organization and the DLI Director.

2019 Fellowship Host Sites

Site Visits
Once a week the DLI Director will lead the Fellows on an educational field trip to two host organizations, which will include tours, product/service demonstrations, and presentations by organizational leaders.

Application requires a resume, academic transcript, attendance record, essays, and two rounds of interviews.  Process is designed to be professionally developmental for students.

Fellowship 2019 Timeframe*

  • January
    • Applications available. Email DLI Director Mr. Levesque (
    • Info sessions (optional): Friday, Jan 18 and Tuesday, Jan 22 (2:30-3:30pm, Room121) 
  • February
    • Applications due: Monday, Feb 4, 4:00pm
    • First round interviews: Feb 6 - Feb 22
    • Second round interviews: Feb 25 - Mar 8
  • March
    • Offers extended: March 8
    • Deadline to accept/decline offer: March 11
  • April/May – Mandatory training/orientation
  • June 24 - August 9 – Fellowship employment dates (snow days permitting)

*Check BLS Daily Bulletin for updates.