AquayaLEARN WASH Fellowship Program - 2020
Are you an MSc or PhD student enrolled in a Kenyan University and specializing in data visualization or the analysis of large data sets? Do you have a passion for applying science and technology to solve fundamental development challenges? Are you looking for an opportunity to collaborate with leading researchers dedicated to safe drinking water and better sanitation in Africa?

If you answered yes to all of the above, apply now for a three month research fellowship with the Aquaya Institute that will begin in spring 2020. Fellows will be based in Aquaya’s Nairobi office and must be available to work full-time. Fellows will receive the following support:
• full coverage of travel expenses (including one-round trip to Nairobi and all research-related travel)
• a stipend for lodging and additional living expenses.

To apply, please fill out this application form and email your resume to AquayaLEARN@aquaya.org with the Subject line: "Fellowship Application for <your name>". Your application is not complete until you have completed both of these steps. Please submit your application before 31 January 2020.

Short-listed candidates will be asked to submit letters of reference and transcripts.
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Contact and Education Information
Your name *
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Current town/city of residence *
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Which college or university are you currently enrolled at? *
What degree are you currently studying for? *
Only students who already have a bachelor's degree are eligible for this program
What year will you graduate? *
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What is your current field of study? *
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At which college/university did you obtain your bachelor's degree? *
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What field/discipline was your bachelor's degree in? *
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Fellowship Program Details
When would you be available to start the fellowship? *
The fellowship program is tentatively planned for spring 2020.
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When would you need to be completed with the fellowship? *
The fellowship program is tentatively planned for spring 2020, though there is some flexibility in timing.
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Please send your resume to Aquaya
Please email your resume to AquayaLEARN@aquaya.org with the Subject line: "Fellowship Application for <your name>”. Please name the file of your resume with your first and last name. *
Your application is not complete until you have completed this step.
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Please answer the following questions
Why are you interested in this fellowship program? *
(Max. 1000 characters)
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What skills do you currently have and how do you rate your experience? *
Please be honest about your ability in these areas. Note these are not required skills, but we want to match fellows with a project that would correspond with their skills.
No experience
Some experience (studied for several days in a classroom)
Moderate ability (have used this skill for a project)
Strong ability (you would feel comfortable using this skill with little supervision)
Literature review
Reading journal articles
Presentations
Writing - Proposals
Writing - Technical Results
Working with large datasets
Qualitative data analysis
Quantitative data analysis
Statistical methods
Excel
Data cleaning
Software - GIS
Software - Statistical Analysis
Software - Database
Coding (R, Python, MatLab)
Data visualization
Computer modeling
Website development
Water quality
Sanitation
If you have other skills not listed above, please explain your skill and your level of experience.
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If you answered Moderate to Strong ability for any software above, please list the software here.
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Please choose your top two skills from the above list (or ones you explained in the 'other' category) and explain how you have used these skills before. *
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What skills will you bring to Aquaya and why do you think those are important to Aquaya's work? *
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What would be your goals for this fellowship? *
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Please describe in detail a project or assignment you worked on independently and what challenges you faced, what you accomplished, and what you learned from the experience. *
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What about Aquaya makes you want to be a fellow with us? *
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