2020 Millennium Fellowship for Passionate Young Leaders: The Atlantic Council is now accepting applications for the 2020 Millennium Fellowship which is open to passionate and result-oriented young leaders from every country and all sectors. The Millennium Fellowship is the flagship initiative of the Atlantic Council for future leaders. The fellowship is a two-year part-time program that requires three (3) weeks of in-person activities with supplemented virtual convenings and distance learning, executive coaching, and optional events taking place around the world throughout the year.
Fellows will be required to participate in two leadership retreats and seminars each lasting one-week, as well as one “study tour” to the front lines of a global issue. The Atlantic Council covers all expenses for these activities.
Fellowship Sponsor(s): Atlantic Council
Fellowship to be taken at: United States
Fellowship Meant for: Young Leaders
Fellowship Benefits: All expense paid for all fellowship activities
Subject Eligibility: Any discipline.
Country/Candidate Eligibility: The fellowship is for young applicants across the world
Fellowship Eligibility and Selection Criteria: To be considered for the 2020 Millennium Fellowship for Passionate Young Leaders, applicants are to meet the following criteria:
- Applicants must be a young leader or has the potential of becoming a leader between the ages of 25-35 years of age.
- Applicants must be passionate about building a more secure and prosperous future through constructive international engagement and committed to becoming leading agents of change on global issues.
- Applicants must have obtained a basic educational qualification that will enable him/her benefit more and interact with participants during the fellowship period.
- Applicants must be willing to abide by the guidelines governing the award of the Millennium Fellowship.
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Application Procedure for the 2020 Millennium Fellowship for Passionate Young Leaders
Applicants are to complete the online application form of the 2020 Millennium Fellowship and submit same before the application expiration deadline. Applicants are to note that they will be asked to complete sections on the application form bordering on what they will stand to gain during the fellowship and why they think they should be awarded the fellowship.
Application Deadline: March 15th, 2020