2013 Scholarship for Developing countries Global South Scholar-in-Residence Program at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva
This scholarship is open to outstanding young professors from universities from developing and emerging countries.
Researchers must pursue advanced research in the areas of fill areas of international law and development studies, broadly defined, and working in disciplines such as anthropology, history, law, politics and political science and economics.
The researchers will spend a semester at the Institute:
Update and strengthen the program of their courses;
Pursue a personal research project;
Participate in education courses;
Interact with the international community of the Institute and Geneva area.
Researchers receive a contribution to living expenses. The scholarship also covers the return trip and accommodation in Geneva.
Selection will be based on the quality of research. Quality being equal, selection may be guided by an interest in promoting gender and regional diversity.
Applicants must demonstrate how their research stay will contribute to their academic career and their home institution.
2013 Scholarship for Developing countries applications must include:
A letter stating the reasons for the request, half preferred, the discipline of the Institute or area of expertise in which the candidate is interested, 2 courses the candidate would be interested in participating in all the Institute;
A work plan detailing the proposed activities will be conducted during the time of the candidate at the Institute (updated curriculum, research, etc.);
A curriculum vitae and list of publications;
Two letters of recommendation.
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