Program posted by: ACUMEN FUND
Posted on: October 12, 2012
We are pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for the Acumen Fund Global Fellows Program Class of 2013-2014! Applications will be accepted until 11:59 PM (Eastern Standard Time) on 16 November 2012. Late submissions will not be considered.
The Global Fellows Program is a one-year fellowship program designed to train the next generation of social impact leaders. Fellows undergo two months of leadership training in New York and then spend nine months with one of Acumen Fund's investee companies in India, Pakistan, East or West Africa providing on the ground management assistance and strategic support to help scale the business.
Competitive applicants for the Global Fellows Program will meet the following criteria:
+ Strong business experience – such as finance, operations, or consulting + Demonstrated passion and commitment to creating positive social change + Proven track record of leadership and management responsibilities + Experience living and working in emerging markets + Unrelenting perseverance, moral fiber, and critical thinking skills + 3-5 years of work experience
We look forward to receiving your application!