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Vaclav Havel Library Foundation Fellowship for Human Rights

A summer fellowship in Prague for undergraduate students studying in the United States. Founded as part of Havel@80, the annual fellowship program offers students a two week, fully-funded opportunity to learn from and engage with organizations in the Czech Republic working to carry forward Havel’s legacy in the field of human rights. A round trip air ticket to Prague, accommodation, and a stipend will be provided. The fellow will be hosted between June 1 and June 15. The itinerary in Prague will be prepared individually according to the fellow’s interests.

Successful candidates will be those who demonstrate a passion for and active engagement with human rights, justice, and democracy. In addition, they will possess the characteristics of leadership, intellectual curiosity, open-mindedness, and creative drive.


mid March

Application Procedure:
Student applies directly

Eligible to Apply:

Undergraduate: At any level

Graduate: None

Award Type:
Essay Contest
Other Awards/Resources

Award Period:
Summer (Undergraduate)

Disciplines / Areas of Study or Interest:
Open to all fields. Human Rights

Additional Qualifications:

Last Updated:
June 27, 2017

Last Updated: 9/12/17