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August 15, 2023

2024 Mandela Washington Fellowship is Open


The United States Embassy in N’Djamena is excited to announce that the window for applications for the Mandela Washington Fellowship 2024 is open! If you are a young leader in the field of Business, Civic Engagement, or Public Management, please consider applying.

      A program of the U.S. Department of State with funding provided by the U.S. Government and administered by IREX, the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders is the founding flagship program of the Young African Leaders Initiative.  The Fellows, between the ages of 25 and 35, are accomplished leaders and have established records of promoting innovation and positive impact in their communities and countries.  Each year, Fellows participate in six-week leadership institutes, studying business, civic engagement, or public management at U.S. colleges or universities.  During their time on campus, Fellows connect with Americans and local U.S. communities through community service and other cultural experiences.  In 2024, 700 Fellows will travel to the United States, with up to 100 of them also participating in four-week Professional Development Experiences with private U.S. companies, NGOs, and state and local governments.

For more information click here: MWF_2024_FellowApp_Recruitment_TwoPager_ENG

To apply, click here: https://apply.mandelawashingtonfellowship.org