Confronting the urgent challenge of climate change, Eisenhower Fellowships (EF) seeks outstanding applicants for its innovative Fall 2021 Africa Program. The program will combine a mixture of virtual and in-person meetings spread over several weeks this fall, bringing African leaders to the United States for a unique personal and professional experience.
Ascendant midcareer leaders, (ideal candidates, ages 32 to 45) primarily from Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, and Zimbabwe, working in fields actively confronting the consequences of climate change, including agriculture, housing, public safety, environmental protection, finance, water quality, food security and energy, among others, are invited to propose transformative projects in their respective fields and collaborative solutions to the negative impacts of global warming across Sub-Saharan Africa. .
Exceptional leaders from other countries with a track record of working regionally also will be considered.
Grant size: Undisclosed
Deadline: 15 March 2021