About the FLY Fellows Program

FLY Fellows is a 9-month mentoring program where young graduates implement a social project in their local communities. Focus is on initiatives that advance the education of children and youth and improve the wellbeing of families.

How it works

Mentoring is a time proven strategy that can help young people achieve their potential. The fellowship connects qualifying youth to a mentor, like-minded peers and access to schools and centers where they lead learning initiatives.

Who is a FLY Fellow?

Fellows are creative young people from all backgrounds looking to enhance their enterprising skills, as well as develop peers and the communities they live in.

The ideal FLY Fellow will meet the following criteria.

  • Is a student at a tertiary institution or is a recent graduate
  • Has interest in education and community development
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • Can commit to 9 months and at least 8 hours per week
  • Is skilled in using the internet and email

How to apply

Applicants note:

We are expanding into Enugu State and are currently recruiting residents of Enugu as well as Anambra State.
To apply, write: (1) a personal profile that describes why you are the best candidate for this program and your future goals (2) a thoughtful response to the following: In your opinion, what are the characteristics of quality education?Give details and use personal experience where necessary. Submit your personal profile and essay in the body of an email to editor@veryloudyouth.orgIf necessary, call 08032701988 for assistance.