Human Rights Watch Alan R. and Barbara D. Finberg Fellowship

Degree Level: Graduate

Field of Study: Arts & Humanities, or Social Sci., Business, Law, Education

Location: United States, or International, or Any

Duration: Multi-year

Deadlines: October. Please check website below for the specific date.


Human Rights Watch is known for its impartial and reliable human rights reporting on over 70 countries worldwide, its innovative and high-profile advocacy campaigns, and its success in affecting the policy of the US and other influential governments toward human rights abusers.

Established in memory of Alan R. and Barbara D. Finberg, early supporters of Human Rights Watch, this fellowship is open to recent graduates (at the Master's level) in the fields of law, journalism, international relations, or other relevant studies. Graduates with LL.B. degrees or advanced degrees in other relevant disciplines may also be considered.

Visit the Human Rights Watch Alan R. and Barbara D. Finberg Fellowship site.

Award Details

Amount: Min $55,000 annual salary

Duration: Two years

Location: New York, Washington, DC, or London

Degree: Masters in relevant field within past three years

Fields of Study: Law, journalism, international relations or other relevant studies