Application Due Date: May 1, 2019, 11: 59 pm EST

Females In International Security (WIIS) is delighted to open applications for the 2019 Next Generation Gender, Peace and Security (GPS) Seminar

The Next Generation GPS Seminar will assemble a worldwide accomplice of 20-24 college students and young specialists for an extensive 5-day program taking a look at worldwide security difficulties from a GPS point of view.

The seminar is set up to occur November 10-15, 2019 in Washington, D.C.

2019 Next Gen Seminar belongs of a bigger WIIS effort to bridge.
existing divides in between the conventional security neighborhood and the.
Females, Peace and Security (WPS) neighborhood. Through this effort, we.
look for to (1) advance understanding about the gender measurements of.
worldwide security difficulties; and (2) support a neighborhood of.
worldwide security professionals that is both varied and educated.
about gender characteristics of intricate worldwide security difficulties.

WIIS is grateful to Carnegie Corporation of New York City for its generous assistance of the 2019 GPS Seminar.

Eligibility requirements:

  • Young specialists with an MA or greater scholastic degree; or
    college students presently registered in a Masters or Ph.D. program in.
    worldwide affairs, security research studies, gender research studies, sociology,.
    or an associated discipline. (Current graduates, along with people who.
    will be registered in a graduate program within the next scholastic year,.
    will likewise be thought about.)
  • Be in between the ages of 25 and 40; and
  • Fluent in both spoken and composed English.
  • Offered to take part in all the times of the seminar.
  • All genders are motivated to use.

Individuals are needed to provide a research study or composing job throughout the seminar and release a blog site and/or policy piece after the program.


WIIS will cover economy-fare travel to and from Washington, D.C. along with regional lodging.

GPS Seminar information:

two-thirds of the Seminar will be committed to understanding base.
advancement. Fellows will lead and take part in substantive.
conversations through interactive panel conversations, discussions,.
break-out sessions, and discussion with professional speakers.

A vital part of the seminar will be committed to substantive conversations of terrific power competitors, nuclear security and the gender measurements of these worldwide security difficulties We will likewise analyze the state of the Females, Peace and Security program

Generation Fellows are welcomed to present research study and writing.
tasks. Additionally, fellows will have the chance to engage with.
professionals on their tasks and the general styles of the seminar.

of the seminar will be committed to expert advancement and abilities.
training, such as how to efficiently interact with the media,.
composing for policymakers, and leveraging social networks. Individuals will.
likewise acquire direct exposure to federal government companies, worldwide companies,.
and believe tanks.

In the.
year following the Seminar, Fellows are needed to produce a minimum of.
one article. Fellows are likewise welcomed to send (private and/or.
joint) composing tasks around the styles of the seminar in the type.
of policy briefs and quick essays. Composed products by the Fellows.
will be commonly dispersed through the broad worldwide WIIS network.
and partner networks.

In combination with the Next Generation GPS Seminar, individuals will likewise sign up with a mentorship and networking platform that links them with previous Fellows.

How to Use:

Prospects should offer the following application products:

  • The total application
  • Resume
  • Letter of interest which must plainly deal with the following:
    • Why the candidate has an interest in taking part in the seminar;-LRB- *****************).
    • How.
      the candidate’s experience, education, and basic background would.
      add to the Next Generation Seminar (list 2-3 capacity.
    • Description of the candidate’s research study and composing interests; and
    • A particular description of how the seminar would boost the candidate’s future profession objectives.
  • Summary of the research study or composing job the prospect want to present (250-500 words).
  • 2 letters of recommendation sent straight to WIIS at Referrals must consist of the candidate’s name in the subject line.

All products must be published and sent within the application Applications without all of the above product will not be thought about.

Applications are due by Might 1, 2019, 11: 59 pm EST Picked individuals will get official invites in early July 2019.

To Find Out More:

Check Out the Authorities Web Page of the WIIS 2019 Next Generation Gender, Peace and Security (GPS) Seminar

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