WHO ARE THE MEMBERS?
We, the proud Members of the Fortis Society, share challenging upbringings and have demonstrated extraordinary resilience. We are the first generation in our families to attend university and have graduated from some of the best-known institutions in the world on full scholarships and grants. Our backgrounds represent over 50 countries, and we are located across five continents. We are emerging leaders excelling in a variety of fields. We have found in Fortis a supportive and tight-knit global community where we all have the unbreakable determination to create meaningful positive social impact.
HOW IT WORKS?
The Fortis Society is Member-led and -operated. Fortis promotes a rich exchange of ideas and collaboration among the Members through active networking and convening. Members commit to the Honor Pledge, sparking a lifelong reciprocal solidarity and powerful synergy.
HOW TO JOIN
Exceptional professionals or graduate students of global prominence sharing the common background of Members are eligible to apply. All applicants are subject to a rigorous and highly competitive evaluation process prior to being coopted. Visit the Cooptation page for more information.