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President Barack Obama speaks at McCormick Place in Chicago, giving his presidential farewell address. AP / Nam Y. Huh

Working for former president Barack Obama is a dream job on many of our bucket lists. And guess what? You can now actually make that goal a reality!

On Thursday, our favorite commander in chief took to Instagram  to encourage those interested in politics and/or making a difference in their communities to apply to the Obama Foundation Fellowship Program.

“When I left office, I told you all that the single most important thing I could do would be to help prepare the next generation of leaders to take their own crack at changing the world,” he wrote on the social media platform. “The @ObamaFoundation Fellows program is looking to do just that — train and support civic innovators who are solving problems in their communities in creative and powerful ways. Apply to join our inaugural class of twenty Fellows by Friday, October 6th:”

The two-year program seeks to assist future leaders who are tackling issues of public concern in innovative ways that go beyond traditional establishments.

Way to go, Mr. Obama.

For more information and to apply for the fellowship visit,


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