International Youth Fellowship Program
For 29 years, Aga Khan Foundation Canada (AKFC) has sent bright young Canadians to Asia and Africa to complete eight month placements, preceded by a three-week management seminar in Ottawa facilitated by leading development practitioners.
Who is eligible?
All Fellows must meet the following application criteria:
- Hold, at minimum, a bachelor’s degree from a recognized institution by April 30th, 2020, with a record of strong academic performance
- Will not be enrolled in any educational program for the duration of the Fellowship program (June 2020 – February 2021)
- Demonstrated commitment to international development through related volunteer, professional or academic experience
- Be 30 years of age or under on or before January 31st 2020
- Be a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident
- Be fluent in English
- Present all appropriate documentation (CVs, degrees, transcripts, references, etc.)
There is no flexibility on the eligibility criteria, and any applications not meeting the requirements will automatically be disqualified.
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