This is a fully funded International opportunity for international applicants interested in applying to Eisenhower Fellowships program. This program will be attracting a diverse set of international applicants, aged 32-45, from a wide range of sectors. The EF program will provide participants with a unique set of leadership development opportunity for individuals who have demonstrated a proven track record of significant leadership and community achievements and who constantly seek to improve conditions in their communities. Competitive candidates articulate goals for the fellowship program and propose steps to achieve them. EF seeks innovative leaders who are desirous making the world more peaceful, prosperous and just, and who are committed to a lifelong engagement with EF’s network of 1,400 active leaders around the world.
HOW TO APPLY: Please note that Interested applicants from the countries listed below should apply directly to Eisenhower Fellowships using the online application portal.
- South Africa
Candidates from other countries in Sub-Saharan Africa will be considered if they have a track record of regional impact and are nominated by a member of the Africa Leadership Steering Committee or a member of the Eisenhower Fellowships’ global network. Nominated candidates should apply by using the online application.
|July 1, 2015||Launch of 2016 Africa Program Recruitment|
|October 15, 2015||Deadline to submit application materials|
|December 15, 2015||Nominating Committees submit finalists to EF|
|April 1, 2016||Candidates will be notified of results|
|October 2-November 18, 2016||Africa program takes place in the United States|
LEADERSHIP: Honorary Co-Chairs of the Africa Leadership Steering Committee are Dr. Mohamed Ibrahim, Chair, Mo Ibrahim Foundation, and former U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Africa Affairs, Ambassador Jendayi Frazer.
For questions about the 2016 Africa Program, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.