CFK fellowships give students and recent graduates the opportunity to work in a collaborative environment alongside our Kibera staff.
James and Florence Peacock Fellowship (for University of North Carolina-CH students)
Applications for the 2013 Fellowship are now CLOSED. Application deadline for the 2013 fellowship was Friday November 2, 2012 at 5:00 pm EST.
The yearlong fellowship begins in the spring semester with orientation, campus activity involvement and project formulation with CFK staff. In the summer, fellows travel to Nairobi, Kenya and spend a minimum of eight weeks implementing their project in Kibera. They will complete their project and help tell the story of Kibera on campus upon return to UNC. The fellowship includes a small stipend and other scholarship/grant opportunities are available through the Center for Global Initiatives.
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