Exchange Fellowship - Stone Barns Center

Jul 16, 2019
GEB Conference: Insights


Welcome to the Exchange Fellowship program at Stone Barns Center - a transformative experience in eCommerce & Shopping. This immersive program offers a unique opportunity for interdisciplinary exchange in the fields of agriculture, food, and sustainability.

The Stone Barns Center

The Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture is a non-profit organization located in Pocantico Hills, New York. Established in 2004, it is dedicated to catalyzing a culture that fosters healthy and sustainable food systems.

About the Exchange Fellowship Program

The Exchange Fellowship program at Stone Barns Center is designed for individuals who are passionate about making a positive impact in the world of agriculture and food. This program provides a unique opportunity for fellows to immerse themselves in a collaborative and interdisciplinary environment.

Program Benefits

By becoming an Exchange Fellow, you will gain access to a wide range of benefits:

  • Engagement with experts: Interact with leading experts in agriculture, food, and sustainability, who will guide and inspire you throughout the program.
  • Hands-on experience: Participate in various hands-on activities, workshops, and fieldwork, allowing you to gain practical knowledge and skills.
  • Networking opportunities: Connect with like-minded individuals, practitioners, and professionals in the industry, fostering valuable connections for future collaborations.
  • Research and innovation: Conduct research projects and explore innovative approaches to address the challenges faced by the agriculture and food sectors.
  • Personal and professional growth: Develop leadership qualities, critical thinking abilities, and problem-solving skills essential for success in this dynamic industry.

Application Process

To apply for the Exchange Fellowship program, follow these steps:

  1. Visit our website at
  2. Navigate to the Fellowship section and click on the application link.
  3. Fill out the application form with your personal and professional details.
  4. Submit any required supporting documents, such as CV, letters of recommendation, or portfolio.
  5. Review and agree to the program terms and conditions.
  6. Click on the submit button to complete your application.

Eligibility and Selection Criteria

The Exchange Fellowship program is open to individuals from diverse backgrounds and fields of expertise. While we value academic qualifications, we also consider relevant experience, passion, and commitment. The selection process takes into account the following criteria:

  • Alignment with Stone Barns Center's mission and values
  • Demonstrated interest in agriculture, food, and sustainability
  • Potential for positive impact in the field
  • Capacity for collaborative work
  • Clear goals and objectives for personal and professional development

Program Duration and Structure

The Exchange Fellowship program is a six-month immersive experience. The program is structured as follows:

  1. Orientation and introduction to Stone Barns Center
  2. Engagement in interdisciplinary projects and research
  3. Participation in workshops and seminars
  4. Mentorship from industry experts
  5. Hands-on farm and field experiences
  6. Final project presentation and evaluation


If you are passionate about agriculture, food, and sustainability, the Exchange Fellowship program at Stone Barns Center offers a transformative opportunity to expand your knowledge, skills, and network. Apply now to embark on a journey of interdisciplinary exchange and contribute to shaping a more sustainable future in eCommerce & Shopping.

Shina Waresh
Excited to learn and connect at the Stone Barns Center! 🌱
Nov 8, 2023