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Humanity in Action John Lewis Fellowship


Goes By: John Lewis Fellowship

Be sure to consult the Fellowship Website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.

About this Fellowship

One month summer program taking place in Atlanta, GA. Programs focus specifically on race and civil rights, immigration, and Native American issues.

NO NEW FELLOWS WILL BE CHOSEN IN 2021. Fellows in the John Lewis Fellowship will attend discussions with renowned scholars and activists at The National Center for Civil and Human Rights, visit historical sites around Atlanta and engage in discussions on a range of political and social issues. They will also contribute to the Center's outreach initiatives. Students from American universities will learn alongside Fellows from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, the Netherlands and Poland.

Please note there is a $40 application fee that must be paid at the time of submission. Financial need waivers are available.


Award Value

Humanity in Action covers the costs of participation and accommodation during the John Lewis Fellowship. . Air fare is not covered unless documented need is provided.


Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Alumni/Non-enrolled

Minimum Grade Point Average

3.0

Citizenship

No Requirements
Campus Nomination Required No


Last updated: January 6, 2021



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