The Riga Graduate School of Law announces scholarships for an LL.M degree in Public International Law and Human Rights funded by the Open Society Foundation (OSF). The purpose of these scholarships is to support students who have demonstrated academic excellence in law or a comparable field of study and have a demonstrated commitment to work in the field of public law, human rights, or public service.
Eligible students currently are invited to apply for the Riga Graduate School of Law (RGSL) Public International Law and Human Rights Programme. The programme provides expertise in Public International Law and Human Rights and also offers courses in European Law. The programme is competitive and very prestigious. The Programme is based at the RGSL located in Riga, Latvia. It is available to individuals with bachelor's or master's degree in law or related fields (or will be awarded a degree prior to admission to the programme), obtained in at least four years long studies, if basic knowledge in law and corresponding work experience is acquired; second level professional higher education, professional bachelor's or master's degree in law or other related fields, if basic knowledge in law and corresponding work experience is acquired. The 2012/2013 Programme starts on 4 September 2012.
- 15 full Scholarships (covering tuition fee for the academic year 2012/2013 + 6667 USD towards living and accommodation expenses)
- 5 tuition fee Scholarships (covering tuition fee for the academic year 2012/2013)
Open to: Students that hold an undergraduate degree in law or comparable degree and are nationals of the following countries: Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Macedonia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Russia, Serbia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan.
Deadline extended until 1 April 2012
For more information please visit the website of the Riga Graduate School of Law.