The Young African Leaders Initiative has opened its submissions portal to youths who might be interested in applying for the 2019 Mandela Washington Fellowship.
Who is Eligible?
- African youth between the ages of 18 – 35
- although exceptional applicants ages 21-24 will be considered.
- Are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the United States.
- Are eligible to receive a United States J-1 visa.
- Are not employees or immediate family members of employees of the U.S. Government (including a U.S. Embassy or Consulate, USAID, and other U.S. Government entities).
- Are proficient in reading, writing, and speaking English. Applicants who are deaf should consult the Application Instructions for more information.
How To Apply:
Fill the application form on the Young African Leadership Initiative website or Click HERE.
- An all-expense paid trip to Washington DC, USA
- Training in your area of interest
- And lots more.