Applications for Africave’s inaugural cohort of fellows have now closed. Check back in Fall 2019 for information about the next application cycle.
Applications opened: March 4, 2019
Applications closed: March 28, 2019
Program cycle: April – October 2019
We welcome applications or nominations for young Africans all over the world. Africans residing in Africa are strongly preferred.
Commit at least 5 hours over a six-month period for mentoring sessions with a mentor
Proactively seek to build a relationship and make the most out of a mentoring relationship
Participate in monthly check-in and feedback calls with the Africave team
Complete an end-of-programme feedback
Be a responsible Africave Ambassador in your words and deeds.
WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?
The ideal candidates have the following attributes:
Be aged between 13 – 19 (we will consider 20-year-old’s who prove to be a good fit for the mentoring programme)
A desire to proactively grow personally, academically and professionally
A high degree of self-motivation, drive, and willingness to learn, try new approaches and drive resolution of issues.
A deep sense of cultural commitment to the development of Africa and its people.
Have a positive and proactive approach to building relationships
*Shortlisted applicants will be invited for an interview to assess their fit for the program.