The Humanity in Action Fellowship
The Humanity in Action Fellowship brings together international groups of Fellows to study minority rights and produce original research exploring how and why individuals and societies, past and present, have resisted intolerance and protected democratic values. Separate programs take place for five weeks every summer in Amsterdam, Atlanta, Berlin, Copenhagen, Sarajevo, and Warsaw.
May 26 - June 25, 2017
July 5 - July 30, 2017 (John Lewis Fellows)
Students and recent graduates from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, the Netherlands, Poland, Ukraine and the United States. Students and recent graduates of other nationalities may apply if they are enrolled in or have recently graduated from a university in one of the countries listed above.
The Humanity in Action Conference
The Humanity in Action International Conference presents interdisciplinary lectures, workshops and interactive discussion groups led by provocative speakers and display presentations of grassroots projects that demonstrate how Senior Fellows are resisting intolerance and injustice.
When: June 22 - 25, 2017
Where: Berlin, Germany
Humanity in Action Professional Fellowships
We create professional opportunities for Humanity in Action Senior Fellows, the alumni of the Humanity in Action Fellowship who remain engaged with us and our mission. Professional fellowships are opportunities to gain experience in policy-making, advocacy and social entrepreneurship.
This program brings outstanding university students and young professionals to Washington, DC for four-month fellowships in the U.S. Congress.
This three-month fellowship provides a unique opportunity for Senior Fellows to gain professional experience working in the European Parliament in Brussels.
The Executive Education Leadership Program is a unique and innovative program on management, leadership and ethics designed by The New School and Humanity in Action for its Senior Fellows.
Seminars, Study Trips & Workshops
Further Learning Opportunities
Humanity in Action organizes international seminars, study trips, lectures and trainings for the Humanity in Action network and the broader public. These programs promote sustained engagement in Humanity in Action issues such as human rights and civic engagement.
Recent programs include: