In autumn 2021, mid-career policy professionals from Africa will get the opportunity to fine-tune their global leadership skills during a three-month fully-funded training programme in Florence.
Application Deadline: 31st March 2021
About the Award: European University Institute’s School of Transnational Governance (EUI-STG) launches the Young African Leaders Programme. Starting in autumn 2021, the EUI School of Transnational Governance will offer mid-career professionals from Africa the opportunity to fine-tune their global Leadership skills during a three-month fully-funded training programme in Florence, Italy.
Type: Short course
Eligibility: The Programme targets mid-career, high potential policy-makers, diplomats, and professionals from Africa, working in national and local authorities, regional, continental, international organisations and development partners, civil society organisations, academia, media and private sector, in Africa. More precisely, the Programme is open to young female and male professionals, mid-career and executives alike, who are nationals of African countries, residing in Africa and are under the age of forty-five.
Eligible Countries: African countries
To be Taken at (Country): Florence, Italy
Value of Award:
- The basic grant is € 2,500 per month.
- Successful applicants who receive other grants or salaries must disclose this to the EUI. The amount of the grant will be fixed at a lower rate depending on the amount of the additional income (upon production of relevant supporting documents).
- If applicable, family allowances will be added to the basic grant.
Duration of Award: 3 months
How to Apply: How to apply
- It is important to go through all application requirements in the Award Webpage (see Link below) before applying.