OSF´s Puerto Rico Youth Fellowship will:
> support a second cohort of activists, aged 18–27, who want to implement a project of their own design to advance human rights in Puerto Rico;
> support the next generation of activists between the ages of 18 and 27, who want to implement a project of their own design that advances human rights in Puerto Rico.
Human rights projects could include those relating to criminal justice, workers’ rights, LGBTTIQ rights, food justice, environmental justice, education (including the right to public education), health, housing, or immigration, among other subject areas.
1) No minimum education requirements;
2) Selected fellows must:
a) participate during the course of 18 continuous months (approx. Aug 2020–Feb 2022), working around 35 hrs/week;
b) have the potential to accomplish their project objectives;
3) Full-time studies or employment are not permitted. However, applicants can request a part-time fellowship.
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Recipients of the fellowship will receive $45,000, structured to cover project related costs as well as a living stipend.
The program does not provide the host organization with supplemental funds.
Deadline: March 15, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. EDT
For more information, visit https://tinyurl.com/rjlgokf