Guide to apply for the fellowship for leaders working in the social
How and Why to apply for the Acumen Fund Fellows Program? An opportunity for
leaders in the social
Deadline: 15 November 2010
Recently, Acumen Fund announced its fellowship program to provide world-class
training to the next generation of leaders working in the social sector. The
program is an excellent opportunity for NGO leaders and professionals in
developing countries to gather leadership skills in the United States and gain
exposure to high-impact social enterprises around the world...
What are the benefits under the Acumen Fund Fellows
An intensive 8-week leadership training and opportunity to meet other leaders
in New York and a nine-month field placement with investees or companies in
various countries...all travel, living costs, housing is covered under the
fellowship...After completing the fellowship, the vast majority of Fellows
Alumni have continued to pursue careers that are in or directly impacting the
social sector, ranging from continued work with social enterprises on the
ground to starting up social investment funds of their own...
Who can apply for the Acumen Fellows Fund Program? Information about the
We believe that the Acumen Fellows Fund Program has one of the most open and
flexible eligibility criteria in a fellowship program. It is happy to consider
applications from social sector leaders and professionals with 3-7 years
experience and preferably qualified with just a graduate degree...
A Simple Guide on how to apply for the Acumen Fund Fellows
The entire application process to apply for this Program has been simplifed
and rendered for the benefit of interested individuals from poor and developing
countries. Read the information to equip yourself for applying to this
opportunity, wishing you all the best!