Brief description: Applications are up for the Atlantic Dialogues Emerging Leaders Programme
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: Candidates must be citizens of countries in these regions: Africa; North, Central, or South America; the Caribbean; or the European Union.
To be taken at (country): Marrakesh, Morocco
About the Award: This call for applications is open to ascending leaders who have demonstrated leadership in their sector, are dedicated to strengthening ties across the Atlantic, have a desire to effect real and lasting change, and engage with and have an impact on the regional, transatlantic, and global agenda. The Emerging Leaders are chosen for their outstanding achievements as well as for their engagement on social and economic issues facing the Atlantic region
The German Marshall Fund of the United States and the OCP Policy Center are proud to announce the fifth edition of the Atlantic Dialogues Emerging Leaders Program. Held under the theme “Changing Mental Maps: Strategies for an Atlantic in Transition,” this unique opportunity for rising leaders will take place December 12-16, 2016, in Marrakesh, Morocco. The program will precede and include The Atlantic Dialogues.
The Atlantic Dialogues is a leading annual forum for decision-makers to discuss global issues and partnerships, with an emphasis on the Southern Atlantic and transatlantic relations beyond North-North lines. This high-level gathering is a unique opportunity for leaders from the four continents of the Atlantic to debate the changing dynamics across the wider basin and help shape the transatlantic agenda.
Offered Since: 2012
Type: Events and Conferences
Eligibility: Candidates must be between the ages of 23 (inclusive) and 35 (inclusive) on the day that applications for the fellowship open, which is July 14, 2016. Candidates must be citizens of a participating country — see list of eligible countries above— and need to speak English proficiently. Candidates must be available for the full five days of programming.
Number of Awardees: Not specified
Value of Scholarship: For the selected candidates, the organizers will be pleased to cover hotel, meals, and local travel during the event. We also have limited funds available for travel assistance for the selected emerging leaders.
Duration of Scholarship: 5 days
How to Apply: Candidates should send their current resume or CV in PDF format and a personal statement of no more than 250 words explaining the reasons for their application and how they will contribute to and benefit from the Atlantic Dialogues Emerging Leaders Program.
Award Provider: The Atlantic Dialogues
Application Deadline: NOT CURRENTLY ON