By the Numbers

  • In the 2017-2018 fellowship year: 48 Fellows from 31 colleges/universities are working with 31 organizations in 13 African countries
  • Number of Princeton in Africa alumni: 497
  • Number of countries in which Fellows have worked: 36
  • Number of organizations with which Fellows have worked: 80+
  • Number of current fellowship organizations that have hosted a PiAf Fellow for five years or more: 12
  • More than a decade later, we are still placing Fellows with our very first host organization – the International Rescue Committee
  • In 2017, more than 76% of alumni surveyed reported they have returned to Africa since their fellowship year, and almost 60% and 80% reported having volunteered or donated, respectively, in the past two years to organizations based in Africa or affiliated with Africa