DEADLINE: MAY 5, 2021 —African Liberty is currently accepting applications for its fully-funded 2021 Writing Fellowship program.
The program is designed to identify promising freedom-minded African writers and provide them with the skills required to be successful in op-ed writing.
Accepted applicants will complete a 5-week mandatory online course after which all candidates will be evaluated.
The top twenty candidates will be recommended for admission as writing fellows.
African nationals across the globe are eligible to apply.
The deadline for applications is May 5th, 2021.
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