Apply for a Reagan Fascell Democracy Fellowship in the USA – Fully Funded

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Opportunity Description

Apply for a Reagan Fascell Democracy Fellowship in the USA

Apply for a Reagan Fascell Democracy Fellowship in the USA - Fully Funded
Apply for a Reagan Fascell Democracy Fellowship in the USA – Fully Funded

Called in memory of NED’s two architects, former President Ronald Reagan and late Congressman Dante Fascell (D-Fl.), the Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program is a federally sponsored foreign exchange program that offers opportunities for democracy advocates, writers, civil society leaders and academics from all over the world to spend five months in the National Endowment. Located within NED’s INTERNATIONAL FORUM FOR DEMOCRATIC STUDIES, the program offers a collegial atmosphere and a rich theoretical setting for educational exchange and professional development.

The program offers professionals five-month fellowships to develop approaches and methods for building democracy overseas, and five-month fellowships for researchers to perform original publishing work. Fellows reflect on their experiences while on residence; engage with counterparts; conduct research and writing; consider best practices and lessons learned; and develop professional relationships within a global network of advocates for democracy. Fellows are supposed to finish a written report concerning their planned research project.

Details

  • Opportunity type: Fully Funded
  • Opportunity: Fellowship
  • About: Reagan Fascell Democracy
  • Location: United State
  • City: Washington D.C
  • Organization: World Movement For Democracy
  • Availability: International
  • Gender: Male and Female
  • Duration: 5 months
  • Deadline: 15 October 2020

Eligibility

  • proficiency in the English language
  • Propose a project focusing on the political, social, economic, legal or cultural aspects of democratic development
  • Be eligible for residency work at the Washington, DC International Center for Democratic Studies. Fellowship duration of 5 months (October 1-28, or March 1-31). Throughout this time no other fellowships or jobs can be held.

 

Applicants on the practitioner track
  • Have extensive practical experience working in their country of origin or interest to support democracy or human rights
  • The applicant should Be mid-career professionals
Applicants on the scholarly track 
  • Possess a doctorate (a Ph.D., or academic equivalent) at the time of application
  • The applicant should have a proven record of publications in their field
  • The applicant should have developed a detailed research outline for their fellowship project

 

Fellowship Topics

  • Political
  • Social
  • Economic
  • Legal and cultural aspects of democratic development

Documents 

  1. Applicant information
  2.  Project proposal for the practitioner or the scholarly fellowship track
  3. Letters of recommendation
  4.  Resume/CV and Biography

Note: Your all documents and Material you want to submit should be in English

 

Financial Coverage 

  • The applicant will receive a monthly stipend for living expenses
  • Health insurance
  • Round trip travel cost
  • Fully equipped office for working
  • A limit budget for local transportation with phone calls expenses

How to apply

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