Who becomes an Africave Fellow?

Africave Fellows are young leaders demonstrating: 

Academic Excellence

Professional accomplishment

Entrepreneurial agility

Resilience & Commitment


Applications open: September 30, 2019

Applications close: November 15, 2019 

Fellowship duration: January – December 2020



Eligible candidates possess:

Citizenship of an African country 

Demonstrated Academic Excellence, evidenced by academic transcripts, fellowships, etc

Entrepreneurial drive and ambition

Professional accomplishment e.g internships, work experience useful

A high degree of self-motivation, drive, and willingness to learn, try new approaches and drive resolution of issues.

A desire to proactively grow personally,  entrepreneurially and professionally

A deep sense of cultural commitment to the development of Africa and its people.

A positive and proactive approach to building relationships