Call for applicants for Human Rights Fellowship

Deadline: 6 October 2017

 

Recent graduates in journalism, international relations or law at the master’s level or beyond can apply for a human rights fellowship program.

 

Human Rights Watch (HRW) presents the Alan R. and Barbara D. Finberg Fellowship. Fellows will work with HRW in New York or Washington monitoring human rights developments worldwide, conducting on-site investigations, drafting reports, media outreach and more.

 

The yearlong fellowships begin September 2018 and offer a US$60,000 salary with benefits.

 

Ideal candidates possess a strong background in human rights with an intent to pursue a career in the field. Requirements include research and field experience, analytic skills and English fluency. Proficiency in a second language is a plus.

 

Applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, two recommendation letters, an unpublished writing sample and a graduate school transcript.

 

For more information and to apply, visit the official website.