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Apply Now: Obama Foundation Fellowship Programme in USA

The Obama Foundation is offering Obama Fellowship Program to support outstanding people from around the
world to inspire civic innovation. President Obama announced in a video and e-mail the first set of Obama
Foundation initiatives to inspire and empower young people to change their world.

The Obama Foundation Fellowship seeks to support and elevate outstanding civic innovators from around the
world in order to amplify the impact of their remarkable work and to inspire a powerful wave of civic
innovation. Obama Foundation Fellows will be a diverse set of twenty community-minded rising stars
organizers, inventors, artists, entrepreneurs, journalists, and more who are radically altering the civic
engagement landscape.

The two-year, non-residential Fellowship will offer hands-on training, resources, and leadership development.
Fellows will also participate in four multi-day gatherings where they will collaborate with each other, connect
with potential partners and resources, and collectively push their work forward. Throughout the program, each
Fellow will pursue a personalized plan to leverage Fellowship resources to take their work to the next level.
Applications for the inaugural fellowship class are open at obama.org/fellowship.

Course Level: This is a two-year, nonresidential program.

Study Subject: Fellowships are available for individuals who are working to solve important public problems in
creative and powerful ways.

Number of Scholarships: The inaugural class of 20 Fellows will be integral to shaping the program and the
community of Fellows for future years.

Scholarship Award: The Foundation will cover transportation and accommodation for the in-person convenings.
While they can provide support in procuring visas, Fellows will be responsible for covering any visa costs.

Scholarship can be taken in the USA

Eligibility: Applicants must be 18 or older. Foundation is looking for participants who are at a “tipping point”
stage in their careers, rather than those who fit a particular age requirement. The Obama Foundation is looking
for:

  • Civic Innovators: The Foundation is looking for individuals who are working to solve important public
    problems in creative and powerful ways.
  • Discipline Diverse: The Foundation need people working from all angles and with different perspectives to
    strengthen their communities and civic life.
  • At a tipping point in their work: Successful applicants have already demonstrated meaningful impact in their
    communities, gaining recognition among their peers for their contributions.
  • Talented, but not connected: The Foundation is committed to expanding the circle of opportunity to include new
    and varied voices.
  • Good Humans: The Foundation is building an authentic community. A strong moral character is essential for the
    strength of this community, the integrity of the program, and the longevity.

Nationality: Fellows from all over the world are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants musts have previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Fellows must be fluent in spoken and written English as all programming will
be conducted in English.

How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.

Application Form

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

Application Deadline: 6th October 2017.

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7 comments

  1. Dear.Obama foundation fellowship

    Good morning.
    I am januario Baptista from timor leste.i would to continous my study in your country as offered by obama foundation fellowship.by this opportunity i really really want to study and will be useful to develop my new country the new nation of the world.is timor leste.and i hope full to you to helping me with those opportunity.cause my country needed ours younger people will preparing for future.thanks for this opportunity.

  2. 30 yrs working exp. one yr with unicom helicopter,marine EEE LIKE TO WORK with UN

  3. mbamba indihele didier romuald

    i need to finish study. please help me.

  4. shafiq from Kampala Uganda would lile to enroll for Master’s degree program in USA

  5. .
    shafiq from Kampala Uganda would like to enroll for Master’s degree program in USA

  6. I need help from you

  7. I am looking forward to apply in the Obama foundation i can be happy if given chance because how continent is going in a wrong way we are the only one who can change africa Thank you Mr Obama to come with this idea please help me out i need this opportunity

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