We are pleased to announce that the Greek nomination process for the 2013 Marshall Memorial Fellowship program has begun. This process is for candidates who are citizens of Greece.To nominate an exceptional leader from your community, please follow the guidelines and steps outlined below.

Guidelines:

1. You may nominate only one individual for the program. The deadline for nomination is Friday, August 31, 2012.

2. Your nominee must meet the general eligibility criteria. Most importantly, please make sure that he or she is between 28 and 40 years of age, is a citizen of Greece, is available to travel in 2013, and occupies a leadership position with potential for growth. You can find more information here., please visit our website here

Steps to Complete:

1. Fill out the nomination form.

2. Email the form to Elizabeth Phocas at elizabeth@eliamep.gr by Friday, August 31, 2012.

Upon the receipt of each form, a confirmation email will be sent out. GMF will contact each candidate separately with instructions for online applications. Thank you for extending your kind support to the Marshall Memorial Fellowship program.  If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Elizabeth Phocas.

The Marshall Memorial Fellowship (MMF) is the flagship leadership development program of the German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF).  The Fellowship provides a unique opportunity for mid-career leaders from the United States and Europe to explore policies, institutions, and culture on the other side of the Atlantic.  GMF awards over 100 Marshall Memorial Fellowships each year to the best and brightest from all professions, including politics, business, media, and nongovernmental organizations.  Founded in 1982, the MMF program features a network of over 2,000 alumni who remain engaged through annual conferences, regional meetings, online communications, and involvement in other GMF program areas.

For further information please contact Elizabeth Phocas, MMF Coordinator for Greece at 2107257122, elizabeth@eliamep.gr.