Human Rights Scholarships and Fellowships

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Aga Khan Foundation Applicants from Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Syria, Egypt, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Madagascar and Mozambique. In France, Portugal, UK, USA and Canada are accepted n/a varies 50% scholarship 50% loan 1. March 2016
Erasmus Mundus Scholarships Students and doctoral candidates from all over the world 3 months – 3 years varies 1. January 2016
Friedrich Ebert Stiftung Up to 40 students from Africa, Asia, Latin America and Eastern Europe may qualify for the scholarship programme every year. Course duration 1000€/month Apply by the end of the 1st semester (date not accurate) 1. January 2016
Skłodowska-Curie Research fellowships This action is meant to support the best, most promising individual researchers from anywhere in the world. Only experienced researchers can apply. 2-3 years varies
Fellowships in International Human Rights (HRW) Applicants must demonstrate a strong background in international human rights and be committed to building a career in human rights. Research experience, including experience conducting interviews, ideally in the context of human rights research, is required. Field experience in human rights work is strongly desirable US$ 55,000 15. October 2015
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