African Civic Engagement Program 2021 for Young Leaders in Sub-Saharan Africa: Are you a mid-career individual from sub-Saharan Africa with demonstrated leadership experience in NGO, non-profit, or sector roles? Then apply for the African Civic Engagement Program 2021 for Young Leaders in sub-Saharan Africa which seeks to develop professional skills and help the individual acquire tools to improve stakeholder engagement among government units and local communities.
The African Civic Engagement Academy (ACEA) is a free online training program and networking opportunity offered to selected mid-career NGO and public sector leaders across Africa. The program is supported by the U.S. government with course content delivered in partnership with the University of Georgia. The program provides the individual with 50+ hours of virtual coursework and peer discussion in English, French and Portuguese.
Program Sponsor(s): United States Government
Program to be taken: Online
Program Level: Mid-career Professional
Program Benefit: Not specified
Subject Eligibility: Not specified
Country Eligibility: Sub-Sahara African Countries
African Civic Engagement Program 2021 | ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
To be eligible for the African Civic Engagement Program 2021 for Young Leaders:
- Applicants must be mid-career individuals with demonstrated leadership experience in the public, NGO, non-profit sectors.
- Applicants must be between the ages of 30 and 45 as of January 1, 2021
- Applicants must serve in a leadership role with a civil society organization (including NGOs and non-profit community organizations) or a government unit responsible for engaging with the public.
- Applicants must have a demonstrated record of leading civic engagement efforts, including projects and programs to advocate, engage, and communicate in an inclusive way.
How-to-Apply: If you are interested in applying for the African Civic Engagement Program 2021 for Young Leaders in sub-Saharan Africa, then you can apply online or email your completed application form to firstname.lastname@example.org before the application deadline.
Application Deadline: February 12, 2021 at 5:00 PM GMT