2018 Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative (CSYI) Fellowship Application

Application Instructions
Thank you for your interest in joining the Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative (CYFI)! The 2018 application is open to all citizens and permanent residents of Nigeria currently residing in Lagos.

What we’re looking for:

  • Passion
    You are committed to making a significant contribution to your community and country
  • Skill & Experience
    You have a unique set of skills and experiences that you can use to make an impact
  • Strategic Thinking
    You are excited about the opportunity to launch an innovative CYFI project.
    You know how to design a project that is based on sound research, uses resources creatively, builds or improves on existing systems, and leverages partnerships with complimentary organizations
  • Vision
    You know the area of social change in which you would like to work, and you can articulate the positive change that you would like to make



Application Deadline: 31st December 2017

Interviews: January 2018

Notification of Admission: February 2018


Click here to apply

Applicants selected for an interview will be notified by the CYFI Board. Interviews will be held at the U.S. Consulate General in Lagos