GNI warmly welcomes applications for the next one-year GNI Emerging Voices Fellowship Program. The fellowship program seeks to further online freedom of expression and privacy around the world by facilitating collaboration and conversation among diverse stakeholders.
Global Initiative Network (GNI), USA.
Field of Study:
Information and Communication Technology.
Three one-year fellowship grants of $10,000 USD each will be awarded.
Fellowships include funding to participate in four GNI Board meetings and networking events and engage in GNI activities, including but not limited to: policy and learning calls on digital rights issues, development of policy analysis papers, and attendance at regional multi-stakeholder meetings.
Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean, and sub-Saharan Africa countries.
GNI welcomes applications from established organizations as well as newcomers to the digital rights space. To be considered, applicants should meet the following criteria:
- Should be based in Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean, or sub-Saharan Africa.
- Demonstrated experience or interest and aptitude for working on freedom of expression and privacy issues in the ICT sector.
- Ability to attend three in-person meetings (health and travel restrictions permitting) and further one remote (call-in) event, as well as preparation calls.
- Willingness to designate one member of the applying organization to be the main point of contact for this fellowship.
Applying procedure Instructions:
To apply, complete this form by 5pm ET /10pm UTC on December 30, 2020. Individuals should submit applications, who would represent their organization throughout the fellowship.
Application Deadline: December 30, 2020