Apply For Acumen East Africa Fellows Program, 2015

Apply For Acumen East Africa Fellows Program, 2015

Acumen East Africa Fellows Program is providing the opportunity for emerging leaders to receive world-class training and collaborate with like-minded individuals so that they can be the change that East Africa needs.

The East Africa Fellowship brings together 20 emerging leaders from different regions, sectors, and socio-economic backgrounds in East Africa.


  • Applications are open to candidates of all nationals irrespective of their age, who are working to end poverty in their regions.
  • Can be entrepreneurs who started their own business or people working to create change.
  • Must demonstrate strong personal integrity

How to Apply

  • Complete the application form online, see link below.

The online application consists of:

  • Background information
  • Resume/CV
  • Short & long answer questions

Selection Process

The selection process for this program is very rigorous and highly competitive. Here is a general timeline of the process:

  • Applications open: June 1, 2015
  • Applications close: July 31, 2015
  • Telephone Interviews: September 2015
  • In-Person Interviews: October 24, 2015
  • Final Selection: November 2015

Deadline: Applications are open until July 31, 2015.

Click here for more information and to apply.


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