Apply to become a prestigious Ashoka Fellow!
The Ashoka PARSA Partnership for
Social Entrepreneurship is excited to announce that it will financially support,
FOR THREE YEARS, an Ashoka Fellow of Iranian origin, anywhere in the
world that Ashoka operates. This is an exceptional opportunity to have your
ideas seen and heard internationally, and to have access to Ashoka’s
1,800-strong network of social entrepreneurs worldwide.
Ashoka is a global association
of the world’s leading social entrepreneurs making extraordinary advances in
education, health, human rights, the environment, economic development and civic
engagement. PARSA Community
Foundation is the largest independent Persian philanthropic
organization worldwide, supporting initiatives that are sustainable, scalable,
and reflect positively on the Persian community.
To apply or nominate someone
for the PARSA-sponsored Ashoka Fellowship, please begin by emailing information
about yourself and your work to the appropriate Ashoka country office found at
www.ashoka.org/contact. Please pay special attention to the five selection
criteria listed at www.ashoka.org/support/criteria to ensure that you or the person you are
nominating fits Ashoka’s definition of a leading social entrepreneur.
Become the first Persian Ashoka
fellow in the world! Apply NOW!
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