November 20, 2018
Applying for the Atlantic Fellowship for Social and Economic Equity
Are you a social change leader committed to advancing justice and equity? Do you want to understand the processes that are causing and deepening inequalities? Are you willing to join forces with a global network of peers to mount a collective challenge to inequality?
The Atlantic Fellows for Social and Economic Equity at the International Inequalities Institute is a fantastic opportunity for those from social movement, civil society, academic, campaign or policy-making organizations to investigate and challenge the causes of inequalities.
The Atlantic Fellows for Social and Economic Equity will identify, prepare and connect cohorts of diverse, multidisciplinary and action-oriented leaders seeking radical solutions to the structural and historic barriers that underpin inequalities globally.
Via two tracks, Residential and Non-Residential, the Atlantic Fellows for Social and Economic Equity program combines rigorous academic coursework with practical approaches to fostering social change.
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Opportunity Focus Areas:
Applicants must meet LSE’s standard English Language Requirement.
ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.
- Applications open: September 5, 2018.
- Applications close: November 20, 2018.
- Interviews: 18-22 February 2019.
- Applicants notified: March 6, 2019.
- Applicants must have at least five years’ experience of challenging inequality.
- Applicants should have achieved a 2:1 undergraduate degree or equivalent in any discipline, although there may be exceptional circumstances in which the applicant’s work experience will be taken into account instead.
- Deep commitment to social change, backed by seven to ten years of considerable real-world experience in challenging inequalities in activist, campaigning, arts, civil society, or other settings. Individuals with less than seven but at least five years of experience will also be considered, based on their achievements in youth organizing or activism.
Clarity of vision
- Innovative ideas, a clear sense of purpose, and a plan for using the learning offered by the programme to produce real future impact, through an idea for a dissertation or project.
- Readiness to grow in confidence and influence as a leader, in ways that embrace and advance the principles of social and economic equity, and their practice.
Commitment to collaboration
- Willingness to actively contribute to a sustained peer-led, value-driven community.
- Commitment to work with and support others in achieving individual and collective impact.
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- Non-Residential fellowships are fully-funded with all course costs, travel, and accommodation covered where necessary.
- Meals will be provided for Fellows for the duration of the short courses and summer school.
- The Atlantic Fellows program will cover the cost of one round-trip travel for Fellows who are not London based to each short course and the summer school in the UK.
- Similarly the Atlantic Fellows program will cover the cost of one round-trip travel for Fellows who are not Cape Town, South African based (up to the Travel limits set in accordance with our Travel Policy to each short course in South Africa.
- Visa fees for Non-Residential Fellows will also be covered by the Atlantic Fellows program.
First Step: Create your own account.
Second Step: Verify your account from a verification message sent to your account.
Third Step: Create your Password.
Fourth Step: Click ”Start New Application”.
Fifth Step: Complete your information, Answer all questions, Provide any required documents, then ”Submit”.
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This Scholarship Published by:
” Alyaa Abdelraouf/ Egypt “
Reviewed by” Nermeen Mostafa/ Egypt & Chahineze Hakki/ Algeria”
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