FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM

FELLOWSHIP OBJECTIVES

  • To provide an opportunity for former UMOJA Short Course participants and UWC students to apply community building concepts introduced during the UMOJA Short Course to real-world community-building issues.

  • To provide former UMOJA Short Course participants an opportunity to undertake a leadership-in-action and facilitation experience through the planning and delivery of a workshop during the 2022 edition of the UMOJA Short Course.

  • To strengthen UMOJA’s partnership with UWC East Africa by providing training on facilitation and delivery of workshops as a means to enrich the skillset of the student body.

  • To encourage dialogue, critical thinking, and active engagement among youth on key emerging global issues.

FELLOW PROFILE

  • Currently a student at UWC East Africa and/or a former UMOJA Short Course participant.

  • Between 18-22 years old.

  • Commitment to adhere to UWC ideals and UMOJA Fellowship Code of Conduct.

  • Available for pre-Short Course period (July) and to facilitate one session of the Short Course (August) as directed by Fellowship Coordinator.

  • Demonstrated interest in community building.

  • Interest in learning how to develop content and facilitate workshops.

  • Passion and lots of infectious energy.