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Trust Women Conference - scholarship applications open

Mary S
Posted May 9, 2015 from United Kingdom
Expired on July 7, 2015


Trust Women is more than just a conference. It’s a fast-growing movement to put the rule of law behind women’s rights through concrete action.

The annual conference brings together global corporations, lawyers, and pioneers in the field of women's rights to take action and forge tangible commitments to empower women.

In 2014, participants committed to 32 key actions to help empower women globally, including plans to create a global human trafficking hotline and a legal network to end forced sterilization.

In 2015, the Trust Women conference will take place 17-18 November in London. "

"Trust Women Scholarship Application

The Trust Women Scholarship is part of the Trust Women Conference, hosted by the Thomson Reuters Foundation on 17-18 November 2015 in London, United Kingdom.

The Trust Women Scholarship Programme is open to all applicants working in the areas of human trafficking, slavery in the supply chain, education and women’s rights. Priority will be given to applicants from developing countries who demonstrate their participation at Trust Women will enhance their work in their own communities.

The Thomson Reuters Foundation and the sponsors of Trust Women will award scholarships to exceptional applicants from across the world. Scholarship selection will be based on an objective rating system developed by the scholarship review committee.

Scholarships will include: •Free attendance at the Trust Women Conference, 17-18 November 2015, London, United Kingdom •Financial bursary to support travel and accommodation costs (up to £1,000). •Biography in the Trust Women Conference booklet •Membership Trust Women scholarship alumni network

The deadline for applications is June 23 2015. All applicants will be notified by early August."

(Please note, I have no connection with the conference, so please contact them dierectly if you have questions)

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