This is to inform our readers that Mandela Washington Fellowship 2021 is ongoing for Young African Readers.
The U.S. Department of State and IREX is pleased to announce the Mandela Washington Fellowship Program 2021/2022 for academic, professional, and regional experts to read and score the 2022 applications.
About Mandela Washington Fellowship
The Fellowship is the flagship program of the United State Government’s Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI). The fellowship has over the years brought several young leaders from every country in Sub-Saharan Africa to the United States for academic and leadership training.
Who is Eligible to apply for Mandela Washington Fellowship 2021
To be considered for the Fellowship, interested candidates are to meet the following requirements:
- Applicants must be academics and/or professionals with expertise in one or more of the Fellowship’s thematic areas (business, civic engagement, or public management).
- Must possess experience in Africa, or experience working on Sub-Saharan African issues.
- Applicants who are U.S. Government employees and Fellowship Alumni are eligible to apply.
- Must demonstrate excellent academic and leadership abilities.
How to apply for Mandela Washington Fellowship
Those interested and eligible applicants for the Mandela Washington Fellowship Program 2021/2022 are to apply online before the application deadline.
Application Deadline: September 1, 2021
Applicants with any questions are to contact the Fellowship Team at [email protected].