fellows vs graduation
June 20 - , July 29, 2018
for UI Faculty/Staff/Students,
open to community startups/businesses

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For the third year in a row, the University of Iowa has been selected as an Institute Partner for the 2018 Mandela Washington Fellowship for the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI).

Beginning mid-June, the UI with host 25 of Africa's brightest emerging business and entrepreneurship leaders, sponsored by the Department of State. The UI is one of 27 institutions chosen this year to host the larger group of 700 Mandela Washington Fellows (selected from the more than 37,000 applicants) visiting institutions across the United States this summer. 

To learn about our 2017 program, click here.