African Liberty seeks candidates for its writing fellowship.

Applicants have to be enrolled in, or must have graduated from, an African institution of higher learning. Or, be an African pursuing higher education outside the continent.

The paid fellowship offers a 12-month program providing the skills required to be successful in op-ed writing.

Accepted applicants must complete a five-week online course.

Fellows will receive monthly compensation and get published in Africa’s top newspapers and major outlets.