The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta and the Civic League for Regional Atlanta, in partnership with the German Marshall Fund of the United States, are now accepting nominations for the 2010 Marshall Memorial Fellowship selection process.
The Marshall Memorial Fellowship offers emerging leaders, ages 28-40, the opportunity to explore societies, institutions and people on the other side of the Atlantic. Now in its 27th year, the Marshall Memorial Fellowship hosts individuals from the political, public, corporate, media and nonprofit sectors for a three to four week travel experience designed to strengthen the transatlantic relationship. More information on the German Marshall Fund and the Marshall Memorial Fellowship may be obtained at www.gmfus.org.
Since 2000, over 40 Atlanta leaders have participated in this program.We encourage you to recommend outstanding individuals by using the nomination form here. Candidates must be nominated for the program by a recognized leader in the community and are required to submit a written application and undergo an interview by a panel of regional civic leaders and former Marshall Fellows. Click here for additional information about the selection process.
We are sure that you know of persons who would benefit from this opportunity. Please feel free to also share this information with others who may know of appropriate candidates. Nomination forms must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by August 14, 2009. Once received, each eligible candidate will receive an application form, which must be returned by August 31, 2009.
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