Call For Applications: Africa Matter Ambassador Program (AMAP) 2024

The Africa Matter Ambassador Program (AMAP) tries to break the programmed curse affecting the future of Africa. AMAP is a 12-month virtual African leadership development program, during which successful applicants are provided with capacity development training, cross-continental networks, mentorship from industry leaders, and guided through the implementation of Community Engagement Projects (CEPs).

The virtual program is followed by 6 months of comprehensive evaluation processes to assess CEP progress and examine program contributions to participants’ holistic development as active community change-makers. At the end of the program, AMAP Ambassadors emerge with a strong network of young African leaders, mentors, a certificate of participation, a scalable community-based project, and newly acquired skills.

Eligibility

  • Open to young African persons between the ages 18 – 29;
  • Be from one the following countries: Ghana, Cameroon, Rwanda, Tanzania, Namibia, Angola, Malawi, South Africa, Tunisia, Zambia and Sierra Leone.

Application Process

Applications will close on November 26, 2023 at 11:59 pm CAT. The non-residential online development program will be conducted in English and will officially start in March 2024 and end in February 2025.

If you find any complications with the form, contact [email protected]. Due to the high volume of applications and inquiries, do NOT contact organizers regarding your application unless it has to do with technological complications.

Deadline: November 26, 2023