Aga Khan Foundation Canada: International Youth Fellowship 2020

Aga Khan Foundation Canada

Aga Khan Foundation Canada or AKFC is a provision of a platform for youth to become a global ambassador with a prestigious fellowship program. For the last 30 years, over 500 youngsters from all over the world have taken part in the fellowship program which allowed to shine as a leader in international development.

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Aga Khan Foundation Canada Fellowship:

AKFC’s Youth Fellowship 2020 is emerging as a legit platform for young minds to build up their career in the fields of government, non-profits, media, and finance. It trains them through and 8-month overseas placement to recently graduated and young professionals. Before the departure for the placement, the successful applicant will attend a seminar in Ottawa which will provide the base and foundation which will help in the execution of the program.

So read the eligibility criteria and be ready to apply your skills and experience to a challenging overseas fellowship.

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Brief Description:

  • Host: Aga Khan Foundation Canada
  • Program: Youth Fellowship 2020
  • Type: Fellowship
  • Duration: 8 months
  • Application Deadline: 31st January 2020

Fellowship Kinds:

  • Under the hosting of AKFC’s Fellowship Program, participants can apply in one of the three following streams of fellowship.
  • They are advised to prefer their interests and experience.
  • International Development Management
  • It will be an overview of the fields of health, education, rural development, and civil society strengthening, etc.
  • International Microfinance and Microenterprise
  • The fellow will work in the operations related to microfinance, market development, etc. from day to day programs.

Young Professionals In Media:

Fellows will work as journalists for Nation Media Group, a leading media outlet in East Africa. With a lot of chances to report through print, broadcast, and digital media, participants will get effective working skills that are validated for global media requirements for today.

Financial Support:

Participants will be required to make a one-time payment worth $1,000 and AFKC will be covering the major costs regarding the fellowship which includes travel and living expenses.

Eligibility Criteria:

To become a successful applicant of Youth Fellowship 2020, the applicant must:

  1. Be a citizen or permanent resident of Canada.
  2. Be 30 years or younger.
  3. Should be strong enough to evaluate the field of their chosen stream
  4. At least, be a holder of an undergraduate university degree.


31 Jan 2020 is the last date to apply for the Aga Khan Foundation Canada Program.

Application Method:

  • The following aspects should be considered before applying.
  • Match yourself with the eligibility criteria.
  • Have copies of all your university transcripts.
  • You must have your resume/CV.
  • Must have the most recent degree.
  • Contact information, academic, professional and personal.
  • The application should be submitted with all the documents before the deadline of 31st January 2020.

There are an Online Application Form and link for Complete Application Process is given below:

Application Link

Official Link: Click here

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Last Updated: 30 Nov 2019