Are you seeking a fully funded youth opportunity? If yes, then the Hurford Youth Fellowship Program taking place for a period of four months might be for you. Interested fellows from around the world will be eligible to apply for this fellowship programme. The purpose of this fellowship is to provide a platform for academically diligent students from any nationality to be part of a life changing four month program.
The World Youth Movement for Democracy (WYMD) is a network that aims to support the development of sustainable democracy movements by empowering the next generation of democracy activists.
Fellows from around the world are eligible to apply for this fellowship programme.
The eligibility criteria are as follows;:
- Applicants interested in the Hurford Youth Fellows Program should be no older than 30 years of age.
- Applicants should demonstrate strong interest and passion for democratic activism and in the advancement of democracy in their respective communities, as well as worldwide.
- Young people especially affiliated with civil society organizations encouraged to apply.
Please Note: The Hurford Youth Fellows Program is open to applicants from any country. It does not provide scholarship funds or any other type of financial aid to university or graduate students, nor is it designed to support postdoctoral research. The program is not an educational program offering academic courses leading toward a degree. In addition, it does not provide financial support to those seeking to complete professional training programs, attend conferences, or pursue internships at other organizations.
Cost of attendance:
All succesful fellows will be awarded a monthly stipend for living expenses, and basic health insurance plus a round trip travel to and from Washington, D.C taken.. Fellows will gain access to a fully equipped office, including Internet and email access, and a limited budget for fellowship-related long-distance phone calls.
Submit the following documents:
- Applicant Form;
- Two Letters of Recommendation;
- Application Form
All application materials should be uploaded to the online application portanl.
Submit applications by 18th May 2016.
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