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The James Harris Doug Williams Fellowship is a prestigious fellowship named after NFL quarterbacks, African American pioneers, and co-founders of the Black College Football Hall of Fame: James Harris and Doug Williams.
The renowned opportunity grants a unique career advancement opportunity to a graduate of an HBCU school at the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio. The position provides the fellow the opportunity to have a diverse experience in the organization’s management, daily operations and a well-rounded rotational program to experience all departments of the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
“The James Harris Doug Williams Fellowship is a great opportunity for students seeking a career in the sports world. I am thankful to The Hall of Fame and David Baker for creating a platform like this for HBCU students to advance.”
- Akil Blount (2019 Recipient of the James Harris - Doug Williams Fellowship)
Applications are now being accepted for the James Harris - Doug Williams Fellowship. Completed applications are due 4/1/21.
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Submit all completed applications via email to: [email protected]