Office of International Development

A Division of the Office of the Vice President for International Affairs

Become a Peer Collaborator

Become a Peer CollaboratorWould you like to become a Peer Collaborator for the Mandela Fellows? We are seeking young professionals to share ideas and experiences as well as build mutual understanding. There is no specific area of expertise or focus required, only that Peer Collaborators be civically minded, leaders or emerging leaders in their fields, and enthusiastic about developing long-lasting and impactful relationships with the Mandela Fellows. Initial introductions will be made at the beginning of the visit and encouraged to develop on an individual basis throughout the 6 week program. Additional opportunities for scheduled interaction will be provided as Peer Collaborators will be welcome to participate in various events and activities throughout the program.

Ideal Peer Collaborators will be located in the Bloomington or Indianapolis area, of a similar age range (25-35 years old), interested in building lasting relationships, and available to meet three to six times during the program (June 17 through July 9, 2017)

If you are interested in becoming a Peer Collaborator, please click on the link below to fill out and submit the interest form.

For more information, contact Sarah Jan Murray, 812-856-1885,

Peer Collaborator Interest Form »