Offer: Nonprofit Leaders: Apply for a Paid, Overseas Fellowship Position with Atlas Corps (U.S. and Colombia)
Are you a rising, nonprofit leader? 5 days left to apply for a paid Atlas Corps fellowship in U.S. or Colombia!
Nonprofit Leaders: Apply for a Paid, Overseas Fellowship Position with Atlas Corps (U.S. and Colombia)
**Deadline: October 15th
Atlas Corps is an international network of nonprofit leaders and organizations that promotes innovation, cooperation, and solutions to address the world’s 21st century challenges. Our mission is to address critical social issues by developing leaders, strengthening organizations and promoting innovation through an overseas fellowship of skilled nonprofit professionals.
Atlas Corps seeks nonprofit leaders from around the world to apply for a Spring 2011 Fellowship in Washington DC, New York City, or Bogota,Colombia. Expenses are paid in this prestigious 12-month fellowship program, including a living stipend, health insurance, and training.
Eligibility Requirements :
3 or more years of relevant experience in the nonprofit/NGO/social sector
Bachelor's degree or equivalent
English Proficiency (oral, writing, reading)
35 years or younger
Applying to volunteer in a country other than where you are from
Commitment to return to your home country after the 12-18 month fellowship
**Applicants to Colombia program must have at least 2 years of experience and Spanish proficiency
Candidates from around the world are placed at outstanding host organizations in the U.S. and Colombia including Ashoka, Asian American LEAD, Grameen Foundation, International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children, Population Action International, U.S. Peace Corps, as well as Oxfam GB and WWF in Bogota, Colombia. In addition to volunteering full time at their host organizations, Fellows participate in a management development training program and join a growing network of nonprofit leaders from around the world.
For more details about eligibility requirements and the application process, please visit: http://www.atlascorps.org/apply.html. Applications are due October 15th.