APPLICATION FORM FOR TRAINING WORKSHOP/INTERNSHIP

GLOBAL MINORITY RIGHTS SUMMER SCHOOL
Are Minority Rights Still Relevant?
The Impact of Minority Protection Regimes in the 21st Century
Budapest, Hungary, 10 – 16 July 2016
APPLICATION FORM
Deadline for Submission: Thursday, 10 March 2016, 23:59 CET
Please save the form with the following name: 2016GMRSS_[lastname_firstname]
Return to: [email protected]
FIRST NAME:
LAST NAME:
1. CONTACT DETAILS
Address:
Country:
Telephone:
Email:
Organisation/Affiliation:
2. PERSONAL INFORMATION
Date of birth:
Gender:
Citizenship(s):
Language(s) spoken:
Level of English:
3. EDUCATION
Please list relevant qualifications or training courses you attended
Qualification/training
University/ School
(name, type, and year)
(name and address)
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Main topics covered
4. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE (including volunteer positions)
Please list relevant experience you have
Organisation
Position and main responsibilities
5. MOTIVATION
Please reply to all four questions below
Why are you interested in this summer school? (max 150 words)
To what extent are you familiar with the issues addressed in the summer school? Please be specific.
(max 200 words)
Which are the specific issues you would like to learn about? (max 200 words)
How do you think the summer school could contribute to your academic or professional
development? (max 200 words)
6. FINANCIAL SUPPORT
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15 scholarships are offered by the TLI and the NUPS. Preference is given to members of national or
ethnic, linguistic or religious minorities.
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Ten partial scholarships cover the participation fee (tuition, accommodation, meals, and
cultural events). The travel costs are not covered.
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Five full scholarships for overseas applicants (outside the Council of Europe region) cover
the participation fee (tuition, accommodation, meals, and cultural events) and the travel
costs to Budapest (except airport transfer). VISA fees are not covered.
Applicants for scholarship are expected to have a provent interest or work in the field of minority
protection and plans for future career where they can use the knowledge, contacts, and skills
acquired. Besides, applicants are required to hold a short presentation during the summer school.
Please tick the appropriate box.
I apply for a partial scholarship.
I apply for a full scholarship.
I do not apply for a scholarship.
Please submit an abstract of your presentation (max 200 words):
Where did you find out about the Global Minority Rights Summer School?
TLI’s website / Facebook page
NUPS’ website
Middlesex University London
Other, please specify:
7. VISA
Hungary is a member of the Schengen Area of the European Union. If you have a valid Schengen visa,
you can use it to travel to Hungary as well. If you do not have a Schengen visa, you need to apply for
one. If needed, we can send you the following documents for your visa application: the official
notification letter (invitation letter) and/or the room reservation letter from the dormitory.
Applicant’s signature
Date:
Full name:
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1. Please make sure that this form reaches the Tom Lantos Institute via email
([email protected]) by 10 March 2016, 23:59 CET. Late or incomplete applications
will not be considered.
2. We will notify all candidates by Thursday 31 March. At that stage, if you have been selected, it is
important that you start organising your visas right away.
3. Selected overseas applicants who receive a full scholarship should not make any travel
arrangement by themselves. They should get in contact with the Tom Lantos Institute
([email protected]) at their earliest convenience.
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