Global Challenges Fellowship, bridging policy theory and practice







The School of Public Policy (SPP) and the Institute for Advanced Study at Central European University (CEU IAS) in Budapest, and the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi) in Berlinare collaborating on a unique fellowship program that seeks to bridge policy theory and practice to generate mutually beneficial and groundbreaking exchanges between the two areas. The goal is to encourage fresh perspectives on some of the most pressing global public policy challenges by forging closer ties between policy practitioners and academics from Europe and outside the “established West.”  See detailed information here.
Application deadline is 11:59 p.m. on November 23, 2015 (Central European Time, GMT+1).
Applicants must:
  • be from Brazil, China, India, Indonesia, Iran, Mexico, Nigeria, South Africa, or Turkey; and be residents of these countries at the time of application.
  • hold an academic degree in the social sciences, humanities, and/or law.
  • have at least three years of demonstrated professional experience at the time of application. Those with at least 15 years of demonstrated policy-making experience or seven years of experience since earning their PhDs will be considered for the senior fellowship.
  • be able to communicate fluently in English, the working language of the program.
  • have a demonstrated record of policy engagement and submit an innovative research proposal.
See detailed information here.
Please send questions, including those regarding applications, to gcf@ceu.edu.

This material is cross-posted from the Peace and Collaborative Development Network, http://internationalpeaceandconflict.org and appears to be an interesting opportunity for the Humphrey community.   This is meant for information sharing purposes only. 

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