Here is a great opportunity for community leaders. The deadline is October 31.
Attached is the flyer announcing the Community Solutions Program (CSP), a four-month program for young (25-38) English-speaking community leaders. The program is funded by State Department and implemented by IREX. It is a competitive, and intensive professional development exchange program with substantive hands-on learning experience in the U.S. (to take place August to December 2018).
The Community Solutions Program application will opened, Friday, September 15 and will close October 31.
The criteria are:
• Applicants must be between the ages of 25-38 as of January 1, 2018
• Applicants must have at least two years of experience working on community development, either as a full-time or part-time employee or volunteer
• Applicants must be living and working in their home country (individuals with refugee status working on behalf of their home community may be given special consideration)
• Applicants must have a high level of proficiency in spoken and written English
The applicants should be available to do entire program, for four months.