Deadline:

1 March 2019.

Location:

Netherlands.

(Partially Funded)

Description

Leiden University – Children’s Rights Scholarship 2

The Children’s Rights Scholarship 2 is intended for students who wish to follow the Master of Laws Advanced Studies programme in International Children’s Rights and meet all criteria for admission.

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After graduation, the applicant must return to his or her home country and bring into practice the knowledge obtained during the programme, in order to improve the implementation of international children’s rights in their home country.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Law

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ, PALESTINE, JORDAN, MOROCCO, SUDAN, YEMEN, SOMALIA, DJIBOUTI, MAURITANIA, COMOROS, & OTHER COUNTRIES ARE NOT FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA.

Program Period

1 Year.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

To be eligible for this scholarship you must:

  • Be a national of a country with medium to low ranking on the HDI Index.
  • Lack the financial means to follow the study programme without the assistance of a scholarship.
  • Be highly motivated to follow the Master of Laws Advanced Studies programme in International Children’s Rights.

Note: Applicants from single parent families and families depending on social assistance schemes are given priority.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • The scholarship amounts to €15,000 which forms a contribution towards the programme tuition fee of €17,500.

How to Apply

First Step:  Submit an online application for admission to the Master of Laws of Advanced Studies in International Children’s Rights and upload the required documents:

  • Copy of a valid passport.
  • An up-to-date CV (résumé).
  • Motivation letter.
  • Copies of diplomas and transcripts.
  • Language proficiency information.

Note:  In your online application, upload a letter of motivation for the Children’s Rights Scholarship 2 in which you briefly explain:

  • Your financial situation and why you are unable to follow the programme without a scholarship.
  • Your reasons for wishing to follow the study programme.

Second Step: After submitting your online application, send an e-mail to the programme coordinator via childrensrights@law.leidenuniv.nl indicating your interest in the scholarship and attaching your scholarship motivation letter.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Lamis Moawad/ Egypt 

Reviewed by” Soueilem Mohamed Lemine / Mauritania 
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team