Akili Dada runs year long fellowships for young African women running social impact projects and enterprises to address the challenges faced by their communities. The fellowship is awarded to young women leaders between the age of 23 and 30 from the East African Region (Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda or Burundi)

Hear from 2015 Fellow, Mercy, as she shares her experience in the fellowship. Applications for the 2016 Fellowship Year now open visit www.akilidada.org to submit your application.