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The Bamberg Graduate School of Social Sciences (BAGSS) invites applications for 12 doctoral scholarships, available from October 1, 2015, initially for two years.
All six positions are fully financed for four years and the doctoral students are employed by and located at the Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg. The doctoral student (PhD) positions will have three different specializations.
TRACE Anti-Corruption and Transparency Scholarship for LLM at the University of Washington School of Law
For a second year, the University of Washington School of Law’s Sustainable International Development Law program partners with TRACE International, a leading nonprofit business association focused on anti-bribery compliance, to offer a new LL.M. scholarship aimed at developing exceptional young leaders in the field of anti-corruption who are committed to advancing commercial transparency.
The Middle East Research Fellowship Program offers one year fellowships for researchers at the pre-doctoral, post-doctoral, and faculty level for research related to Middle Eastern governance and public policy.
The Transparency and Accountability Initiative (T/AI) is excited to announce a new research opportunity exploring the contribution of the Open Government Partnership (OGP) to responsive and accountable governance.
The College of Europe, Natolin Campus (Warsaw) is seeking applications for the position of two 6 months post-doctoral research fellows with a starting date of 15 September 2014. The post will be created within the framework of the European Neighbourhood Policy Chair.
D-Prize is offering up to $20,000 to anyone who can start an international social enterprise. Our world has many proven poverty solutions, but most fail to reach millions in need. Can you start a new organization that solves this problem?
Andrew Carnegie Centennial Fellowship in support of visiting scholars in the social sciences from Arab Universities. Deadline: 30.06.2014
The School of Public Affairs at American University is offering support for visiting social science scholars from Arab Universities. The fellowships, beginning in September 2014, are geared to encourage innovative research on urban governance, urban development, local government, and social justice and the built environment in the Arab region.
Netherlands Fellowship on Short Course Integrity and Anti-Corruption by The Hague Academy Deadline May 6, 2014
The Netherlands Organization for International Cooperation in Higher Education (NUFFIC), as part of the Netherlands Fellowship Program (NFP) for short courses, offers the opportunity to apply for a fellowship for the training course ‘Integrity and Anti-Corruption’ by the Hague Academy to be held from 27 October to 7 November 2014. Applications are being accepted from working professionals in governmental and non-governmental organizations. The aim of training course is to increase understanding ...
Trace International Launches Anti-Corruption Scholarship In US For LLMs Deadline for applications Apr 20, 2014
TRACE, the leading global anti-bribery business association, has launched its TRACE Scholar program, funding two full scholarships for LLM (Master of Laws) students or professionals committed to enhancing transparency in business and government.
The KOICA Development Research Award (KOICA Award) is a competitive prize administered by GDN and funded by the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA). KOICA is the main implementing agency for Korea’s Official Development Assistance (ODA) grant programs. The prize identifies and recognizes completed research papers that engage in promising growth studies that investigate the salient features of Korea’s growth experience (Republic of Korea or South Korea) and provide an interesting ...
2014-15 Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation Fellows in Central European Studies Deadline: Apr 15, 2014
The Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation Fellowships in Central European Studies enable each year two outstanding scholars to conduct research on important issues related to Central Europe at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) in Washington, D.C. The third pair of Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation Fellows will be appointed for a nine (9) month period from either September 2015 to May 2015 or October 2014-June 2015.
The International Center on Nonviolent Conflict's Research Monographs Award. Deadline for proposal submissions is February 28, 2014
The goal of the award is to advance research and study in the field of civil resistance. In particular the award is intended to support work that enhances the strategic practice of civil resistance, improves understanding of civil resistance by members of the international community, and develops robust conceptual frameworks for understanding the nature, dynamics, power and impact of civil resistance movements.
The Etta-Becker-Donner Scholarship Programme facilitates contacts between researchers as well as promotes and strengthens contacts between research institutions from Austria and Latin America and the Caribbean.
The Käte Hamburger Kolleg / Centre for Global Cooperation Research has opened our call for fellowship applications with a prospective start date of April 2014. The fellows will work at the Centre for a period of six to twelve months. The fellowships entail working space in fully equipped offices and a competitive stipend commensurate with the applicant’s level of professional experience. Fellows are expected to work at the Centre and to take residence in the region.
Background The OGP is a multilateral initiative that aims to secure concrete commitments from governments to promote transparency, empower citizens, fight corruption, and harness new technologies to strengthen governance. To become part of OGP, participating countries must sign a high-level Open Government Declaration, deliver a country action plan developed with public consultation; and commit to independent reporting on their progress going forward through theOGP Independent Reporting ...
WHAT DOES THE PROGRAM OFFER? The winner of the EURAC Federal Scholar in Residence Program is granted a research stay up to 3 weeks - preferably in early February - at the EURAC-Institute for Studies on Federalism and Regionalism located in the Autonomous Province of Bolzano/Bozen (South Tyrol, Italy). It comprises: The possibility to publicly present and to publish his/her work in the online series EDAP or one of the EURAC book series, if considered appropriate by the jury A work ...
Central European University (CEU), an English language graduate institution, invites applications for its Master's Degree Fellowships and its Masters' Degree Tuition Scholarships. Starting in September 2013, CEU’s new School of Public Policy (SPP) will offer a two-year professional Master degree program in public administration. Its innovative curriculum consists of core, specialization, and elective courses plus skill-development modules. While completing coursework within a ...
Central European University (CEU), an English language graduate institution, invites applications for its US accredited PhD Program in Political Science. The Doctoral School offers five specializations: Comparative Politics, International Relations, Political Economy, Political Theory, and Public Policy. The PhD Program is one of the largest, most international and most competitive programs in Europe. Students from over 30 countries are supported by more than 35 faculty members. The doctoral ...