Lazord Fellowship (2017-2018) Application
The Lazord Fellowship targets fresh and recent graduates with interest in civil society and development field, with a record of exceptional leadership abilities. The program provides the selected fellows with a one- year fellowship in a prestigious non-profit entity. Additionally, fellows will be enrolled in the Lazord Civic Professionals Program, which is a comprehensive professional development training program, including workshops, mentoring and networking opportunities.


**Some tips for the filling of the application :

- Please make sure you've read the Call for Application - Lazord fellowship 2017-2018, including the eligibility criteria here:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B6RVpE1hnSmwX1JlNXZjSHZfbXM/view?usp=sharing

- The main purpose of this application is to get to know you as a person, your ideas, your past experiences and your future aspirations, so feel free to express yourself.

- The application might seem long, so feel free to express in whatever way you feel comfortable, as long as it covers what is required in the question. It can be through writing, or adding a link to a video or photo or even storytelling.

- You can answer the questions in a separate document then copy paste them in this form, so as not to lose your
information.

- The application MUST be filled in English. An intermediate level of English is obligatory to join the fellowship.

- Please make sure that you are the sole contributor to this application. Your application should be filled only by you. We appreciate seeing your really capacities through the application.

The DEADLINE for applications is: 15th of July 2017. Applications that don't meet the deadline or the eligibility criteria, will be automatically disregarded.

For any further inquiries, feel free to contact us on: gerhartcenter@aucegypt.edu

Personal Information
Name *
Your answer
Date of Birth: *
MM
/
DD
/
YYYY
Nationality *
Your answer
Current City of Residence *
Your answer
Address *
Your answer
Major *
Your answer
University *
Your answer
GPA *
Your answer
Graduation Year *
Your answer
Are you currently employed? If so, where and what is your job title? *
Your answer
How did you know about Lazord fellowship? *
Required
If other, please specify
Your answer
Contact Information
Email *
Your answer
Phone Number *
Your answer
Address *
Your answer
Getting to know you
1- Please tell us more about yourself. *
Tell us your story. What shaped you as a person? What are you interested in? •This is for us to get to know you, feel comfortable while expressing and use the tools you see appropriate.
Your answer
2- Please tell us more about your previous experience in civic engagement and leadership (the projects/initiatives you've took part in),whether professional or voluntary. *
Your answer
3- Please list significant awards and recognition that you have received, including a brief description. *
Your answer
4- Please write a one-paragraph biography about yourself in the third-person focused on your professional background.You should not use words like I, my, etc.). This biography is very important since it serves as the first impression to our Host organizations. It should focus on your professional accomplishments and acquired skills, not to exceed 200 words, *
Your answer
Personal Statement
5- Please write not less than 800 words and not more than 1500 words about a social cause (economic, political, social or cultural) that you are concerned with and your theory of change. Your personal statement should cover the following *
•What is the issue you are concerned with? • Why are you concerned with it? • How do you think this issue should be tackled/resolved? How your previous background and skills will help you achieve your project? •How will this fellowship help you to achieve this change? • What are your expectations from this fellowship? •How will it help you with your current and future plans? • Why should the fellowship and the host NGO accept you? • What makes you an added value to our team?
Your answer
6- Do you have other commitment within a year from now? (military, graduate school, a job, etc...) *
Your answer
8- Please list the 5 top training you would like to receive to help you propose this change *
Your answer
9- Please list one or more topics, which may be skill or knowledge that you can share with the group. *
Your answer
10- The fellowship orientation retreat might require international travel during Mid- Septmber. Can you commit to this? *
If No, please specify why?
Your answer on this question does not affect your selection
Your answer
11- Please specify the name, position and contacts of (three) reference persons. This person should have dealt with you on a professional extracurricular, or academic capacity.The reference person can't be a family member, a friend, a current or previous Lazord Fellow.
Your answer
Do you have any comments? or anything to add to your application?
Your answer
Submit
Never submit passwords through Google Forms.
This form was created inside of AUC. Report Abuse - Terms of Service