Contact Us


General Inquiries

For general questions on the Mandela Washington Fellowship, please e-mail MWFellowship@irex.org.

Media Inquiries

For media inquiries on the Mandela Washington Fellowship, please contact the US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Office of Public Affairs and Strategic Communications, at +1-202-632-6452 or ECA-Press@state.gov.

For media inquiries about IREX, please e-mail IREX Director of Strategic Communications Alex Cole at acole@irex.org.

Businesses and Organizations

For businesses and organizations interested in partnering with the Mandela Washington Fellowship in the United States or sponsoring the 2019 Mandela Washington Fellowship Summit, please e-mail Jackie Jena at jjena@irex.org.

For businesses and organizations interested in partnering with the Mandela Washington Fellowship in Africa, please download more information (PDF, 1.2 MB) or e-mail Cheryl Schoenburg at cschoenburg@irex.org.