Are you an aspiring entrepreneur who is interested in the role of the private sector in the developing world? Â Have an idea for a business that you think can make a difference?
Apply now to become a Legatum Fellow at MIT and turn these ideas into reality.
Legatum Fellowship Program:
The Legatum Center administers a competitive fellowship program for incoming and current MIT graduate students, across all academic disciplines, who demonstrate the potential to create sustainable, for-profit enterprises in low-income countries. Â Our Fellows develop innovative businesses that empower ordinary citizens, while promoting prosperity and economic development. Â The fellowship provides financial assistance, specialized seminars, business creation coaching, and opportunities to engage with some of the world’s leading thinkers, entrepreneurs, and investors.
DEADLINE: Â Applications for the 2009-2010 MIT Legatum Fellowship will be accepted until 5 p.m. US EST on January 31, 2009.
For complete application instructions, and to learn more about the Legatum Fellowship Program, please visit our website atÂ http://legatum.mit.edu/fellowship.