Deadline: 1 February 2020
Open to: candidates for the Award must hold a law degree and have a demonstrated experience or interest in international human rights law
Benefits: full scholarship to the Program of Advanced Studies on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law at the Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law
Applications are open for the American University Washington College of Law Human Rights Essay Award.
The Human Rights Essay Award is an annual competition sponsored by the Academy that seeks to stimulate the production of scholarly work in international human rights law. Participants have the flexibility to choose any subject related to the assigned topic. The essay must be a legal article.
The Academy will grant two awards, one for the best article in English and one for the best article in Spanish. The Award in each case will consist of:
For more information, and how to apply, please visit the official web page.