Appel à candidatures – Pour les jeunes femmes africaines, leaders de demain
Moremi Initiative for Women’s Leadership in Africa is pleased to announce its call for applications for the 2009/2010 Moremi Leadership Empowerment and Development (MILEAD) Fellows Program.
The MILEAD Fellows Program is a one-year leadership development program designed to identify, develop and promote emerging young African Women leaders to attain and succeed in leadership in their community. The one-year program targets dynamic young women interested in developing transformational leadership skills=2 0that help them tackle issues affecting women in their communities. Applications are welcome from young women living in Africa and the Diaspora.
MILEAD fellowship awards will be made to as many as 25 young women between the ages of 19 and 25, with exceptional qualities who have exhibited leadership potential in their community, organization, and/or profession. To be eligible for the one-year program, an applicant must be African, living on the continent or in the Diaspora; agree to participate in all required activities related to MILEAD including a three-week residential Summer Institute in August; and, commit to a community leadership service project and internship. Specific requirements of the program and related dates are outlined in the application.
Applications are welcome from young women living in Africa and the Diaspora. We invite you to nominate emerging young African Women leaders=2 0with the potential to help transform their community.
Application package is available at: www.moremiinitiative.org. The deadline for completed MILEAD Fellows applications to be submitted for review is April 30, 2009.
Interested applicants should submit the following materials by the application deadline:
1. Completed MILEAD Application Form
2. Resumé/Curriculum Vitae (C.V.)
3. Two letters of recommendation from professional or academic contacts
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Note: Applications will only be reviewed upon receiving all four documents. All forms must be received by April 30, 2009 to be considered for review and selection. If selected, all costs related to participation in the workshop will be covered by participants. Applicants will be notified of the selection committee’s decision by June 1, 2009.