Apply Now: Fellowship for Constitution Makers

Fellowship Duration: 27 February – 24 March 2017

Application Deadline: 31 March 2016

International IDEA is pleased to announce an intensive Fellowship for Constitution Makers to take place at the Constitution Building Programme Facility in The Hague, The Netherlands over four weeks in February-March 2017

Applicants must have had recent experience within a constitution making body, including constituent assembly and  constitutional convention members, constitutional commissioners, members of parliament which implemented major constitutional reforms, and senior staff (Directors) of secretariats of these bodies. 

Selected Fellows will work with Professor Tom Ginsburg of the University of Chicago and the International IDEA Constitution Building Programme.

Consideration will be given to geographic and gender balance where possible. Preference will be given to candidates from Africa, Latin America, the Arab Region, Asia, the Pacific Islands and Eastern Europe.

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Please submit the following documents via email to [email protected]  before 31 March 2016:

  • Professional Resume, with detailed explanation of role in constitutional transitions
  • Short cover letter (2-4 pages) explaining your motivation for applying to the Fellowship, including issues which arose in your own experience which you would like to include in your writing briefs.