Application Deadline: November 30, 2021
The Atlas Corps: Singapore Emerging Leaders for Economic Growth Initiative is supported in part by U.S. Embassy Singapore and is looking to recruit emerging Singaporean entrepreneurs, economic development professionals, and social change leaders to participate in our Virtual Leadership Institute. The goal of this initiative is to enhance participants’ skills and capacity to lead ventures and initiatives that strengthen entrepreneurial and innovation ecosystems and generate inclusive economic opportunity and growth. This initiative will build economic security and prosperity in Singapore, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), and the broader Indo-Pacific region, while strengthening ties between the United States and Singapore.
The Atlas Corps Virtual Leadership Institute is an online learning community for global social change professionals based on our established leadership development curriculum. Participants, known as Atlas Corps Scholars, enhance their professional skills, build their global networks, and prepare for leadership in their home communities.
— Be a citizen and resident of Singapore;
— Be aged 22 – 35 years old;
— Possess a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent;
— Be proficient in English (oral, writing, reading);
— Have two or more years of full-time professional experience working to generate positive impact, preferably in areas related to entrepreneurship, innovation, or inclusive economic growth in Singapore and the ASEAN or Indo-Pacific region;
— Be committed to applying the knowledge gained to multiply the impact of their Atlas Corps experience, in Singapore;
— Be available to commit to approximately 3 hours of online activity and assignments per week for approximately 7 months;
— Have the technological capacity to participate in video calls which may be during working hours (1-2 per month).
Applicants must fill out this shortened application form to be considered for this opportunity. Please note that this application form is not for the Atlas Corps Fellowship. If you’re interested in applying for the Atlas Corps Fellowship separately, please visit apply.atlascorps.org.
We anticipate notifying selected candidates in January and launching this initiative in February 2022
Official Website: ATLAS CORPS: SINGAPORE EMERGING LEADERS FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH INITIATIVE