Human Rights Internship

This call for proposals is closed.

The Open Society Human Rights Internship is intended to attract recent graduates of masters and LL.M. programs in the social sciences, law, and humanities to the human rights sector, giving them the opportunity to gain first-hand research experience in the field of human rights, government accountability, or penal reform. Successful candidates receive opportunity to work in one of the leading human rights and accountability advocacy organizations in Central and Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union. Internships are envisioned to last 6 months, and will take place starting from January 2013.

Eligibility Criteria

Eligible candidates must fulfill all three of the following requirements:

  1. Be a graduate of an OSF fellowship from the Scholarship Programs, or a graduate of the Central European University’s Human Rights Program or Comparative Constitutional Law Program.
  2. Have graduated in the past three years from LL.M. or MA studies in the social sciences, law or humanities.
  3. Be a citizen of a country from Central and Eastern Europe, the former Soviet Union, or Mongolia.

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