Application Form

Only 60 students will be selected to attend the Programme and will be notified by email.

KINDLY NOTE!

2019 APPLICATIONS INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS FROM SIERRA LEONE, LIBERIA, NIGERIA, RWANDA, THE GAMBIA, KENYA AND UGANDA


GIMPA Law School in cooperation with the African Centre on Law & Ethics (ACLE) and the African Center on International Criminal Justice (ACICJ) and the Leitner Center for International Law & Justice at Fordham Law School is seeking applications from suitably law students from the countries listed below for two training programs respectively on legal ethics (4 days) and international criminal justice (2 days) to be held from 15 July to 18 July, 2019 in Kigali, Rwanda.

The training programs will be facilitated by leading academics and lawyers from the GIMPA Law School, Fordham Law School, Georgetown Law School, White & Case LLP and the International Criminal Court in The Hague.


Eligibility: Applications are invited from qualified law students who must be either recent graduates (last two academic years) or currently enrolled in an undergraduate/graduate law program in a university from the following countries: Sierra Leone, Liberia, Rwanda, Nigeria, The Gambia, Kenya, and Uganda. Scholarship: the organizers of the two training programs will provide a round-trip economy ticket and modest accommodation for the selected applicants. In order to use the limited resources available, selected applicants will be required to attend both courses.

For information and applications should be sent to the following email address: info@legalethicstraining.org and must include:

  1. An application letter
  2. A resume
  3. A short personal statement
  4. Passport page containing biodata
Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until all placess are filled and therefore interested students are encouraged to apply early. All applications must be received by Tuesday 2nd July 2019 at the latest. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The DEADLINE for application is 7th July 2019 and 1st July 2019 for international students. Space is limited and only the first 200 applications will be reviewed. The essays will be graded and the top 60 will be selected. The students will be notified of acceptance into the Programme by email no later than July 12, 2019.

Please complete the registration information below and submit with:

  1. A passport sized-photo;
  2. A copy of your current CV;

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