The Commonwealth Secretariat, in collaboration with the Commonwealth Youth Council, the Commonwealth Youth Gender and Equality Network and Rotary in Canada and Rotary in the Caribbean, will launch a new initiative to empower young women.
Application Deadline: 30th April 2017.
Eligible Countries: Commonwealth Countries
To be taken at (country): The Caribbean and the Americas
About the Award: The Commonwealth Women’s Mentorship Scheme will match aspirational young women with experienced professionals in their fields.
Type: Short courses/Training
Eligibility: It is open to Commonwealth citizens between 18 and 29 who have demonstrated leadership and drive in their careers or in community projects.
Number of Awardees: Not specified
Value and Duration of Scholarship: The scheme will begin with a six-month pilot in the Caribbean and the Americas, but will include a small number of mentees from Africa, Europe, Australia and the Pacific.
How to Apply: Download and complete the application form (see in link below) below and email to [email protected]
Award Provider: The Commonwealth