The Ibrahim Leadership Fellowships

Deadline: 14 October 2020
Open to: African country nationals with 7-10 years of relevant work experience and a Master’s degree
Benefits: annual stipend of USD 100,000


The Ibrahim Leadership Fellowships form a selective programme designed to mentor future African leaders. Through this annual fellowship programme, we seek to deepen and broaden our growing network which continues to contribute its skills and learning to a better Africa.


  • National of an African country
  • 7-10 years of relevant work experience
  • Master’s degree
  • under the age of 40, or 45 for women with children
  • any additional criteria as set by the host.


The Fellowships offer the opportunity to work in the executive offices of either the AfDB (Abidjan), ECA (Addis Ababa) or the ITC (Geneva) with an annual stipend of USD 100,000.

How to Apply?

For more information and in order to apply, please visit the official web page.