The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) Fellowship Program is currently accepting applications. The deadline to apply is the 21 May 2017.
“The UNAOC Fellowship Program aims at fostering intercultural exchange and interfaith understanding by engaging with emerging leaders and young professionals from Europe, North-America (EUNA), the Middle East and North-Africa (MENA). Framed around two-week exchange trips between EUNA and MENA countries, the Program sends participants from each geographic area to their counterparts’ region.” (UNAOC) The program will take place during October or November. All expenses are covered by the program.
To be considered for the fellowship, applicants must be from the U.S., Canada, a member country of the Council of Europe, Belarus, the Middle East or North Africa and be fluent in English. In addition, prospective fellows must have been born between January 1, 1982 and December 31, 1992, to be considered. A valid passport at the time of departure is also required.