Applications are open for Cohort 4 of the online African Future Leaders Fellowship 2020. The fellowship, initiated by Studentshubgh, is aimed at developing change makers for the continent and inspire young Africans to be solution-oriented, entrepreneurial-minded and value-led leaders. This year, are seeking to select and offer training to 50 tertiary students across Africa. This program is 100% free and fully online.
Studentshubgh is an Edtech focused on offering career development programs to students from non tech backgrounds.They are tackling youth unemployment across Africa by training and equipping young Africans to take up digital jobs worldwide.
- 3 months online training on career development, leadership, entrepreneurship and other relevant modules led by African professionals;
- Work with a group of other young leaders from across Africa to ideate and create a solution for an identified challenge in Africa to pitch
- Bi-weekly group coaching sessions with experts & guest speakers
- Additional 1month digital skills training & certification powered by Google Digital Skills, HubSpot etc.
- Network & Connect with other young Africans from over 20countries. Take part in discussions and sessions to prepare you to become a changemaker for the continent;
- Complete the program with a certification from studentshubgh and become part of our Alumni community. Also leave with your life plan and career ready documents.
- Applicant must be a citizen of an African country (females, are encouraged to apply)
- Must be a tertiary student (university, training colleges, polytechnics etc)
- Must be between the ages of 18 and 30
- Must have access to the internet since the majority of the programme takes place online
- Able to follow online training and join online workshops and video calls
- Must be able to commit to the programme for the duration of four months
- Must be passionate about developing a clear plan for career and future and make an impact in Africa
- Must be fluent in English
The deadline for application is July 15, 2021. Late applications will not accepted