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Apply for the Roger Casement fellowship


The purpose of the Roger Casement Fellowship Program is to provide talented candidates with the opportunity to pursue advanced education and professional development in Ireland in order to contribute to the future development of Nigeria.


The Roger Casement Fellowship Program normally covers: return airfares, full tuition, stipends to cover accommodation and subsistence costs, health insurance and other allowances, in addition to the necessary entry arrangements such as medical examination and visa.


Candidates must:

  • be a citizen of Nigeria and be residing in Nigeria

  • have achieved the necessary academic standard to be accepted onto a master’s level course of study in Human Rights

  • have a minimum of two years' relevant work experience.

  • be able to demonstrate a strong commitment to the development of Nigeria.

  • be able to take up the fellowship in the academic year for which it is offered.

  • meet any relevant procedural requirements of the Government of Nigeria.

  • be able to demonstrate skills in academic English by achieving an appropriate score on a recognized test (e.g. IELTS 6.5).


13th September 2020

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