What We Do
Founded in 1999, Princeton in Africa develops young leaders committed to Africa’s advancement by offering yearlong fellowship opportunities with a variety of organizations that work across the African continent.
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PiAf 2015 Gala
Please join us for our annual gala on Tuesday, October 20, 2015! We will be honoring Jagdish D. Thakkar, Sarla J. Thakkar and Ashish J. Thakkar, and Dr. Mitchell Besser. Continue reading →
Welcome 2015-16 PiAf Fellows!
This summer, Princeton in Africa welcomed our 2015-16 fellowship class. This group of 51 inspiring, talented and dedicated new Fellows has begun to head out across the African continent to support our host organizations. They will be working in 15 countries with 31 organizations … Continue reading →
PiAf Launches Its First-Ever Annual Report
We are pleased to launch the first-ever Princeton in Africa Annual Report for our 2013-14 fellowship year! In our annual report, you will find statistics on the impact of last year’s Fellows and the satisfaction of our partner organizations. We … Continue reading →
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PiAf in The New York Times
Princeton in Africa was mentioned in Nicholas Kristof’s New York Times column.
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By the Numbers
36countries 450Fellows since1999
Since 1999, Princeton in Africa has placed nearly 450 Fellows in the field in 36 countries.
In 2015-2016, 51 recent graduates are working with 31 organizations in 15 countries.