TIJ Workshop for Emerging Leaders on the Rule of Law & Policy
How to Apply: Please log on to our website at www.tijforum.org and click on “Online Application”. Once the application is completed, other Required Documents can be uploaded.
Notification of Acceptance: Admitted applicants should receive a notification of acceptance via email within 7 working days of the application deadline.
Application Process: The TIJ Workshop Committee will review each applicant’s profile according to the information provided in the application along with the Required Documents. The Committee will notify applicants whose qualifications and interests fulfill the Workshop requirements and purposes.
Required Documents for Application (All documents can be uploaded online)
As part of your application, you will be asked to provide the following information:
Please attach your most recent resume/CV in PDF format.
Please attach a short personal statement (in PDF format) of at least 100 words but not exceeding 250 words describing yourself and why you are interested in attending the TIJ Workshop for Emerging Leaders on the Rule of Law & Policy.
Please attach an essay (in PDF format) of at least 1,000 words but not exceeding 1,500 words describing a policy initiative in which you were involved or which you witnessed. Essays might consider questions such as:
- What was the perceived problem?
- What solution or solutions were proposed?
- How did the context hinder or promote the initiative – allies? Opponents? Obstacles? How did law figure in the initiative? What did you take away from the experience?
Letter(s) of Recommendation
Please provide at least one (1), but no more than two (2) letter(s) of recommendation along with the referee’s contact information (in PDF format).
*Remarks:If selected for participation, you will have the opportunity to extend your essay to be shared with other Workshop participants as a basis for several of our interactive sessions. Please kindly note that some of the admitted applicants may be inquired to edit and resubmit their Policy Experience essay to better suit the purposes of the Workshop in order to enhance their participation during the discussion sessions.
All documents must be submitted online at www.tijforum.org
Deadline for application: October 23, 2017
After the confirmation of your participation, should your circumstances change and you are unable to attend the TIJ Emerging Leaders Workshop, you must contact the TIJ directly with a written cancellation statement by no later than 10 business days prior to the commencement of the event in order to allow for TIJ to notify waitlisted candidates about the availability of space. Regardless of the date on which the cancellation is made by the participant, the TIJ will not be held responsible for reimbursement of any expenses made by such participant (e.g. airfares, visa processing fees etc.). Likewise, in the case of ‘no shows’ at the TIJ Emerging Leaders Workshop, the participant will be fully liable for any costs incurred.