Become a Fellow

Become a Fellow today! Ishango.ai’s Data Science Fellowship Program is more than a data science internship. Why? Because we understand the talent and technical ability that you bring to the table.


You will never find yourself making tea for the rest of the office when you become a Fellow, but instead you use your data science masters degree to dive deep into projects provided by highly regarded international companies.

Why Become a Fellow?

Fully funded
& free

Become a Fellow: Master marketing your skills to a global audience at no cost to yourself.

Learn as part of
a team

Become a Fellow: Train, work, and network with your cohort, support and celebrate each other's success

Work with global companies

Become a fellow: Gain experience on projects from top companies from around the world, and seek guidance from experienced mentors

Ishango.ai is invested in your success: our Data Science Fellowship includes a generous stipend, including accommodation and travel; introduces you with mentors from renowned global institutions and organisations; provides you with soft-skills training and so much more.


You will enter a talented technician and, after you become a Fellow, you leave an experienced professional with an impressive network.


We are looking for graduates with a computer science masters or a quantitative subject from a top university: Physicists. Economists. Mathematicians.

Apply now for our 2021 Fellowship in Kigali, Rwanda! It is a 3 month residential programme.
You will have the opportunity to work with major international companies on real projects that make an impact. Just fill out our application form:

Did You Know?


In 2020, 250,000 extra data scientists are needed globally. (QuantHub, 2020)


Data scientist was named LinkedIn’s most promising job with a 56% year-on-year growth in openings. (LinkedIn ,2019)


Data scientists earn base salaries up to 36% higher than other predictive analytics professionals. (Forbes, 2018)

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