Fully Funded Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellowship in USA
The Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellowship is a five-month program that offers democracy activists, journalists, civil society leaders, and scholars from around the world the opportunity to spend time in residence at the National Endowment for Democracy (NED) in Washington, D.C., in order to undertake independent research on democracy in a particular country or region.
The fellowship is named in honor of NED’s principal founders, former president Ronald Reagan and the late congressman Dante Fascell (D-Fl.). It was established in 1984 with the primary purpose of supporting democracy activists, human rights advocates, journalists, and others who work on the frontlines of building democracy in emerging and aspiring democracies.
The Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellowship offers two tracks: the Practitioner Track and the Scholar Track. The Practitioner Track is designed for individuals who are actively working to promote democracy in their home countries. The Scholar Track is designed for individuals who are conducting research on democracy or related topics.
Both tracks offer fellows the opportunity to:
The Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellowship is a highly competitive program. Applicants must have a strong commitment to democracy and a demonstrated track record of working to promote democracy in their home countries. They must also be fluent in English.
The application deadline for the 2024-2025 fellowship is February 1, 2024. For more information and to apply, please visit the NED website.
Benefits of the Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellowship
The Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellowship offers a number of benefits to its fellows, including:
To be eligible for the Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellowship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
The application process for the Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellowship is as follows:
The selection process for the Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellowship is as follows:
The application deadline for the 2024-2025 fellowship is February 1, 2024. The fellowships will begin in September 2024 and end in February 2025.
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