FELLOWSHIP - VVEngage Fellowship


Applications for the VVEngage fellowship advancing women’s public leadership and the SDGs! Selected applicants will participate in online and in-person trainings and get connected to a global network of peers and mentors. Apply today for this life-changing 10 months of inspiring and rigorous in-person and online courses!

Program Overview

Thank you for your interest in applying for the 2019 VVEngage Fellowship, a signature fellowship to support the most outstanding women political leaders who are policy makers and influencers across the globe. With the support of Freeport-McMoRan, we aim to increase the capacity, decision-making power and effectiveness of women leaders in public life, shifting culture around women’s public leadership and moving towards equality in public representation globally. We also aim to work towards a more inclusive and equitable world by advancing the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The fellowship provides year-long technical training on skills needed to advance the SDGs, and access to a global network of change-makers doing this crucial work in government and civil society across the globe.

Application Information

In this application, you will have the opportunity to share information about your work and background that demonstrate your suitability for the fellowship. You will also have an opportunity to upload your CV/resume and a short video addressing your interest in the fellowship.

To see the complete list of questions, please click here. Note that this document is only intended to give you a sense of the questions -- if you are interested in applying, you must complete this online application.

Please ensure that you have reviewed the criteria and meet all of the requirements, which can be found on the next page, before applying. Please keep answers brief and concise - all answers are capped at 150 words unless otherwise specified.

This is a comprehensive application, and we do not expect you to complete it in one sitting. If you would like to save your progress and return to complete the application later, you may utilize the "Save & Continue" link located at the bottom of each application page. Clicking on this feature will send you an email with a link to access your saved application at a later time. Please note that you will not be able to advance to the next page of the application until all required fields have been completed. 

While it is possible to fill out the application on a mobile phone, we recommend using a desktop or laptop computer given the length of the application. If you use the "Save & Continue" link, you will be able to open the link and continue working on the application from any device.

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Applications must be submitted by June 24, 2019 at 4:59 PM EST. All applicants will be notified of the status of their application by email.

If you have any questions or technical difficulties, please reach out to the VVEngage Team at vvengage@vitalvoices.org

For more information, please visit: https://www.vitalvoices.org/