Community Solutions Program

Community Solutions Program:

  • professional development exchange program for community leaders
  • The Community Solutions Program is a professional development program for the best and brightest global community leaders working in the fields of transparency and accountability, tolerance and conflict resolution, environmental issues and women’s issues. (IREX)

Four-month U.S.-based fellowship (August -December 2020)

Fully-funded hands-on professional experience at a community-based organization in the U.S.

Application deadline Oct. 30, 2019

Applicants must be between the ages of 25-38 as of January 1, 2020

  • Applicants must have at least two years of experience working on community development, either as a full-time or part-time employee or volunteer
  • Applicants must be living and working in their home country (individuals with refugee status working on behalf of their home community may be given special consideration)
  • Applicants must have a high level of proficiency in spoken and written English

Contact Information:

For questions, email IREX at:

For more information about the program and application details, see IREX website: