Applications For The
African Food Fellowship
2023 Cohort Are Now Open!

Apply Now - Kenya Apply Now - Rwanda

We are looking for 80 talented and dynamic
professionals working in food systems in Kenya
and Rwanda who want to lead transformative
change in their sectors. Apply if you work
in any of the impact areas below:

Why join?

Join a professional network of food systems leaders across the continent.

Gain cutting-edge knowledge on food system change through expert faculty and mentors.

Acquire world-class tools and capabilities to lead systems change.

Learn from leading innovators, influencers and practitioners.

Build your profile to inspire other changemakers to action.

How to Apply

Who we're looking for

Are you a leader fuelled by an ambition for impact and a hunger for action? Do you meet the following requirements?

A legal resident of Kenya or Rwanda (non-nationals are also eligible).

45 years of age or younger.

Fluent reading and writing English.

Willing and able to commit 4 hours per week.

Please note that we charge a participation fee of USD800, payable in two installments. A limited number of scholarships are available.

What to Expect

Your leadership journey starts with the prestigious 10-month Food Systems Leadership Programme offered virtually by the best instructors from our partners at Wageningen University & Research and Wasafiri Consulting. You will then graduate into Country Food Fellowships and join a growing community of changemakers just like you, where you will continue to learn, connect with other leaders, foster a sense of belonging and act for transformative change.