Chatham House invites applications for the Robert Bosch Stiftung Academy Fellowship (Central & Eastern Europe and Africa) in the Queen Elizabeth II Academy for Leadership in International Affairs.
The Academy is seeking candidates who would like to contribute to their work on the promise and challenge of global governance in the 21st century. Their academy fellows will spend up to 10 months at Chatham House immersing in their Leadership Programme (where applicable) and contributing to high-level research, benefiting from close working relationships with our research teams.
International and regional institutions and norms are being challenged on multiple fronts – for failing to be inclusive, for contributing to inequality and cultural dislocation, for failing to recognise the status of emerging powers, and for providing an inadequate response to transnational security, health, and environmental threats.
Worth of Award
The fellow will receive a monthly stipend of £2,295. Modest provision is made for the costs of relocation, fieldwork, and possible publication costs.
- The fellowship is open to citizens of countries in Sub-Saharan Africa comprising of Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, DRC, Republic of Congo, Cote d’Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, South Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe
- Applications will also be accepted from applicants holding dual nationality which includes one of these countries.
- It is required that the applicant holds a completed BA degree or equivalent, Masters degree with an international focus is preferred.
- The fellowship is aimed at candidates at the mid-stage of their career and who come from academia, NGOs, business, government departments, civil society or the media.
- They should possess knowledge of, and an interest in, the policy challenges related to global governance
How to Apply
- Application for this opportunity is online
- Should you have any further queries please contact them at [email protected]
Deadline: Applications are now open. The deadline for applications is April 29, 2019, at 9:00 am UK Time.