The TLFF Fellowships Programme offers bright and young minds from across the world a unique opportunity to work on sustainable finance and interact with a range of stakeholders from the public and private sectors.

Fellows have the chance to learn from experts from institutions like UN Environment, World Agroforestry Centre, BNP Paribas and ADM Capital. They receive interdisciplinary guidance that enables them to work on issues such as sustainable palm oil production, scaling rural renewable energy, tropical forest management and emissions reductions.

The Fellowships Programme provides a real world understanding to Fellows about strategies and projects that can enhance linkages with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and support the efforts of national and local governments to meet their growth targets. Each Fellow is assigned a mentor based on their qualifications and interests.

Fellows work on a diverse set of tasks including project implementation, data collection, environmental assessments, financial structuring, developing policy briefs, authoring mainstream media articles and drafting communication materials.

Submission of Applications

Applications are to be forwarded to the Fellowship Coordinator, preferably by e-mail ([email protected]), by 05:00 p.m. Western Indonesia Time (WIB) on Tuesday, 25 February 2020.

Applications may also be mailed to the following address:

Fellowships Coordinator
Tropical Landscapes Finance Facility Secretariat
Menara Topas, 14th Floor,
Jl M H Thamrin Kav.9, Jakarta 10350, Indonesia

Before submitting your application, please ensure you meet the following eligibility criteria:

Applicants are enrolled in a degree programme in a graduate school (second university degree or higher) at the time of application and during the Fellowship; or have just completed a graduate or higher level academic programme and are interested in acquiring project implementation, research and sustainable development experience.

If you are interested in applying for the Fellowship, meet the eligibility requirements and wish to be considered, please do the following:

  1. Download and read the detailed Fellowships Programme regulations.
  2. Download and submit the Fellowships application.
  3. Applicants must submit a copy of their most recent résumé or curriculum vitae.
  4. Applicants must also submit a short essay (500 words) setting out the reasons for which they are seeking a Fellowship with the TLFF, including their time commitment.

Current Fellow