Krzysztof Skubiszewski was the first Polish Minister of Foreign Affairs to be appointed after Poland regained its independence; he served from 1989 to 1993.
The scholarship and the research grant are open to candidates from Central Europe, the Balkans, the Baltic States, Eastern Europe, Russia, Central Asia & the Caucasus
The scholarship holder will be given the opportunity to conduct academic research in Poland during the 2019/2020 academic year in collaboration with the University of Warsaw or with another Polish university, in the field of law, political science or contemporary history.
The goal of the scholarship is to promote democracy, human rights, the rule of law, and the respect of law in international relations. The scholarship is open to candidates who hold a master’s degree or equivalent, and have successfully defended their doctoral thesis (or have other significant academic achievements) or have accomplished works of significant importance in the public interest, especially in the area of promoting democracy and the rule of law.
The research grant is intended to finance a three-month or shorter visit to Poland, that will have the same purpose and will be organized in the same way as the research work in Poland financed by the scholarship.
The applications must be received no later than April 8, 2019.
Detailed information about the scholarship and the research grant: www.skubi.net/apply
Scholarship and research grant sponsored by The Krzysztof Skubiszewski Foundation www.skubi.net/fundacja.html
phone: 48 883 188 969
In collaboration with The Centre for East European Studies University of Warsaw www.studium.uw.edu.pl