Deadline:

31 March 2019

Location:

Bonn, Germany

(Fully Funded)

Description

Scholarships for RLC Workshop in Bonn with Thelma Aldana

The RLC Campus Bonn offers scholarships funded by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) for PhD students from Latin America, Africa and Asia to participate in the international workshop on “Mobilization for Change: Marginalized people and their access to opportunities and resources in a developing world”, in May 25-30, 2019.

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The workshop will be linked to the Welle Global Media Forum (GMF) and focus on research and practice concerned with human rights of marginalized people and their access to opportunities and resources. PhD students will be able to discuss their research with 2018 Right Livelihood Award Laureate Thelma Aldana, human rights defender and former president of the Supreme Court from Guatemala. The workshop will be embedded in a variety of social and cultural side-events.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Human rights
  • Social, economic, and political/cultural sciences
  • Development studies
  • Law
  • Sociology
  • Geography
  • Ethnology

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Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ, PALESTINE, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, LIBYA, SAUDI ARABIA, EMIRATES, KUWAIT, QATAR, BAHRAIN, OMAN, YEMEN, SOMALIA, DJIBOUTI, MAURITANIA, TURKEY, IRAN, CYPRUS, COMOROS, & OTHER COUNTRIES ARE NOT FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA.

Program Period

From 25 to 30 May 2019.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • PhD students from Latin America, Africa and Asia who conduct topic-related re-search from disciplinessuch as political sciences, development studies, law, soci-ology, geography, or ethnology.
  • Preferably in the middle/end of their studies.
  • Fluent English is mandatory.
  • Women applications are particularly welcome.

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Opportunity Cost

(Fully Funded)

The scholarships will cover all costs for:

  • International and national travel.
  • Hotel accommodation.
  • Catering.
  • Working materials.

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How to Apply

First Step: Complete online application form.

Second Step: Upload the following documents:

  1. 300 word abstract (in English) of your PhD project 
  2. A CV

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This Scholarship Published by:
Doha Elamin/ Egypt

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