Mandela Washington Fellowship 2021/2022: 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.
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.
Fellowship Sponsor(s): U.S. Government and IREX
Host Institution(s): Not specified
Number of Awards: Several
Study Level: All study levels
Duration: 3 months
Mandela Washington Fellowship 2021/2022 | ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
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: Interested and eligible applicants for the Mandela Washington Fellowship Program 2021/2022 are to apply online before the application deadline. Applicants with any question are to contact the Fellowship Team at MWFReaders@irex.org.
Application Deadline: September 1, 2021