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 leadership in the professional world.

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

*Check BLS Daily Bulletin for updates.