Call for Applications: Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders


Deadline– 23 August 2013

The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) of the U.S. Department of State is accepting applications for Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders. The mission of this program is to to build and sustain a prestigious network of young Sub-Saharan leaders across critical sectors, cement stronger ties between Sub-Saharan Africa and the United States, and prepare the participants for follow-on leadership opportunities in Africa, with the goal of strengthening democratic institutions and spurring economic growth and development on the continent.

Thematic areas-

Business and Entrepreneurship, Civic Leadership, and Public Management.

Eligibility & Criteria-

Applications may be submitted by public and private non-profit organizations meeting the provisions described in Internal Revenue Code section 26 USC 501(c)(3).

For more information, visit and search by funding opportunity number.ECA-ECAAE-14-001 OR


Posted on July 9, 2013, in Africa, Career, Education, Entrepreneurship, Fellowship, Gender, Women, Girls, Global and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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