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Women LEAD Fellowship, Nepal: DEADLINE 6/30

 The Women LEAD Fellowship is an opportunity for talented professionals and recent graduates to gain in-depth international field experience. They’re seeking a talented, organized, and passionate Development and Evaluation Fellow to implement our fundraising and evaluation plans in Kathmandu, Nepal. As a Fellow, you will receive a living stipend, pre-departure training, orientation, and ongoing professional development.
Job Title: Development and Evaluation Fellow
Supervisor: Executive Director
Location: Kathmandu, Nepal
Working Hours: 40 hrs/wk
Length of Fellowship: 10 months, start date in August 2014 (negotiable)
Deadline: June 30th2014
*Note: Travel expenses are the responsibility of the Fellow.

Women LEAD Nepal is the first and only leadership development organization for young women in Nepal. Since 2011, we have empowered more than 500 female high school students with the skills, support and opportunities needed to become leaders in their schools, communities, and nation. To learn more about Women LEAD Nepal and our programs, please visit
The Development and Evaluation Fellow will work closely with the Executive Director and a cross-cultural team to develop and deliver our fundraising strategy at a critical time of organizational growth and change. In addition, the fellow will work to structure and implement a monitoring and evaluation plan.
The Fellow must be a talented writer adept at explaining and promoting the importance of our work for a variety of audiences. S/he will fulfill an important role as we pursue grants and other funding sources, provide essential research for developing our grant prospecting and application strategy. In addition, the fellow will enhance the Women LEAD culture which emphasizes organizational learning, planning, and monitoring. An eagerness to learn and advance on the job is essential, as is an ability to adapt in a dynamic, fast-paced environment, and excel in new challenges. Well-suited candidates should have an interest in the empowerment of girls and women.

For immediate consideration, send the following to (include “Development and Evaluation Fellow” in the subject line of the email):
 Current resume or CV
 At least two writing samples (successful grant proposals preferred), and
 Cover letter detailing your interest in the position, highlighting relevant experiences and skills. 

The application deadline is Monday June 30th, but early submission is strongly encouraged as applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Only shortlisted candidates will be invited to interview.
9818.553.355 01.6923979  
GPO 8975 EPC 2234, Kathmandu, Nepal 

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June 16, 2014 at 11:02 am Leave a comment

Alumni Update

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Congratulations to MCHLT alumna Lila Arnaud, MPH, for her recent award from the Greater New Orleans Foundation Emerging Leaders program!
The foundation selected 19 NOLA professionals to participate in its inaugural Emerging Leaders Program which offers 65 hours of training by national experts on nonprofit management. Lila Arnaud was one of the selected few for her work as the Community Education Manager at Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast. All of the awardees work in the human service sector which includes  organizations that shelter the homeless, feed the hungry, and provide child care for working families.
As a student at Tulane, Lila was passionate about reproductive health, especially in adolescents. This passion continues, as she works  to develop not only her own leadership capacities, but those of other women.

To learn more about the Greater New Orleans Foundation please visit their site at

For more information about this years other recipients of the Emerging Leaders Program check out the Times-Picayune blog at:

June 2, 2014 at 11:52 am Leave a comment

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