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University of Nottingham Human Rights Law Fellowships (Short Course) for Students from Developing Countries 2018

The Human Rights Law Centre of the University of Nottingham is pleased to announce two scholarships for our International Human Rights Law Short Course running from 1 October 2018 until 7 December 2018. 

Application Deadline: 12th August 2018.

Eligible Countries: Developing Countries

To Be Taken At (Country): University of Nottingham, UK

About the Award: A Chemistry graduate of the University of Nottingham and his wife, a lawyer, have established scholarships to assist overseas students in International Human Rights Law.

Type: Short Courses, Fellowship

Eligibility: The scholarships are to be awarded to candidates from developing countries in which increased awareness of human rights can be seen to be needed and who would return home to work in human rights.

Number of Awards: 2

Value of Award: The Anamax Charitable Foundation Scholarships (up to the value of £2,750) will cover:

  • Travel to/from Nottingham to attend the course (inc. airfare, airport transfers)
  • Accommodation for the ten weeks of the course, inclusive of all related taxes and bills.

HRLC will support the scholarships by offering a bursary to cover the course fee (up to the value of £2,950). The scholarships will be awarded subject to applicants satisfying UK immigration rules and obtaining, if necessary, a short-term study visa (at their own expense), with the support of HRLC. Successful applicants will also be responsible for their own travel/health insurance and day-to-day living expenses (food, local travel, etc.).

Duration of Programme: 10 weeks (1 October 2018 until 7 December 2018)

How to Apply: To apply, please send a copy of your CV and a 1,000 word statement detailing why you are applying for the short course and explain the work you will be undertaking in human rights upon your return home. Please send to Ms Agnes Flues, HRLC Coordinator,

Visit Programme Webpage for Details

Award Providers: Anamax Charitable Foundation, Human Rights Law Centre of the University of Nottingham

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