The portal to apply for the Leadership Fellowship by Civic Hub is still open. If you are less than 40 years, are African and can speak/write fluent English, then you meet the minimum eligibility requirements.
If you also have solutions that will improve challenges faced in Health and Education, Justice and Citizens’ Rights, Journalism and Free Press, Girl Child Advocacy and other tracks, then a great opportunity to move from ideation to implementation is here.
The Civic Tech Leadership Fellowship is a fully funded accelerator for Civic Tech Leaders that focuses on training, supporting and funding exceptional individuals whose ideas, innovation and/or passion can/will change lives and improve governance.
Her objectives focuses on Youth Empowerment and Development Facilitation on issues surrounding Transparency in Governance, Increase in People Participation and Improving Civic Knowledge. Civic Hub provides the support/structure and training required to build products and programs that will aid in achieving its goals.
It is important to note that Civic Hub seeks incredibly passionate individuals with simple ideas with potentials to have extraordinary impact. People who have a sound conceptualization of the problems, solutions and challenges in their chosen track. Individuals who have thought up long-term sustainability and will commit full-time to the fellowship.
This is a great opportunity to build a career providing solutions to civic challenges. Deadline for application is the 15th of January, 2017. Apply here. For more information on Selection Criterion and Compensation Packages for the duration of the program visit Civic Hub.