2020 Emerging Leaders Program
In order to prepare a new generation of transformative leaders, the Denis & Lenora Foretia Foundation, in partnership with the National Endowment for Democracy in the United States, is launching a unique program targeting the leaders of tomorrow based in Cameroon. This special program will identify highly qualified and motivated Cameroonians under the age of 35, who demonstrate remarkable leadership and great potential in their understanding of Policy & Public Service and who are dedicated to implementing positive changes in the country. This second edition of the Emerging Leaders Program is limited to 20 people.
September 15th, 2020: application deadline | September 20th, 2020: Notice to shortlisted candidates
September 24th, 2020: Announcement of selected emerging leaders | October 14th – 16th, 2020: Start of the Emerging Leaders Program in Yaounde
Interested applicants should complete the ONLINE application form no later than September 15th, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. PT. No paper version for this program will be accepted. If you have any questions, contact us at [email protected]
“Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply”
You will need the following documents to complete your application:
- A copy of your national identity card or passport clearly showing your photo and date of birth.
- A cover letter explaining why you should be selected for this program. The cover letter must be less than 300 words. If the text exceeds 300 words, you will not be able to submit your dossier online.
- A curriculum vita of less than 3 pages with two (2) contactable professional references.