The Civil Society Leadership Awards (CSLA) provides fully funded Masters level scholarships for individuals who demonstrate both academic and professional excellence and have the potential to become civil society leaders in their home communities. The scholarship is available for students on particular programmes from one of a specified list of eligible countries.

Eligibility

Applicants must be national of one of the following countries:

Afghanistan
Azerbaijan
Belarus
Cambodia
Democratic Republic of Congo
Egypt
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea
Ethiopia
Laos
Libya
Myanmar/Burma
Republic of Congo
South Sudan
Sudan
Syria
Tajikistan
Turkmenistan
Uzbekistan

Detail

Full payment of tuition fees
Return airfare
An arrival allowance
Stipend for living expenses
Professional development allowance
Thesis allowance
Field research allowance

Application Procedure

Prospective applicants must:

Stage 1: Submit an online postgraduate academic application for an eligible programme, directly to Durham University before 1st November 2017. Within this application should be reference to an intention to apply for a Civil Society Leadership Award.

Stage 2: Submit a scholarship application directly to the Open Society Foundations.

Application Deadline
15 July 2017

To apply for these scholarships, please contact the university here.