Summer 2010 Human Rights Fellowship at The Advocates

Project: Human rights education

Description: The Advocates' Human Rights Education Program seeks an individual with at least an undergraduate degree to aid in development of a training manual and program entitled, A Rights-Based Approach to Social Justice Work. The program will help civil society organizations in the United States to incorporate international human rights standards into their internal organizational processes and external advocacy.

Duties may include:
 - researching resources for the manual;
 - conducting interviews with case study organizations;
 - scheduling and coordinating pilot trainings and possible co-facilitation; and
 - revising the training and manual in response to evaluations from the pilot trainings.


SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION TODAY!  Fellows will recieve a $3,500 stipend for their work.

Deadline for applying is Wednesday, March 3, 2010.

How to Apply

Cover Letter - specify which fellowship(s) you are applying for
- unofficial copies okay, none older than 10 years
Letter of Recommendation - submit only one
Brief Writing Sample - NO MORE than 2 or 3 pages, excerpts okay, must be unedited

Submit the items noted above to:  
Rochelle Hammer
       [email protected]
       Midwest Coalition for Human Rights
       214 Social Sciences
       267 19th Avenue South
       Minneapolis, MN 55455