Application Due Date: Monday April 8, 2019 at 5: 00 pm ET
Mozilla is looking for technologists, activists, policy specialists, and researchers who are developing a more gentle digital world.
Mozilla Fellows deal with the cutting edge of web health, at a time when the web is laced with whatever from elections and complimentary expression to justice and individual security. Fellows make sure the web stays a force for great– empowerment, equality, gain access to– and likewise fight online ills, like abuse, exemption, and closed systems.
Throughout a 10- month period, Mozilla Fellows might run projects, develop items, and affect policy. Along the method, Fellows get competitive financing and advantages; mentorship and trainings; access to the Mozilla network and loudspeaker; and more. Mozilla Fellows come from a variety of disciplines and locations: They are researchers in the UK, human rights scientists in Germany, tech policy specialists in Nigeria, and open-source supporters in New Zealand. The Mozilla Fellowship ranges from October 2019 through July 2020.
Particularly, Mozilla is looking for Fellows who relate to among 3 profiles:
Open web activists: People attending to problems like personal privacy, security, and addition online. These Fellows will embed
at leading human rights and civil society companies from around the.
world, working along with the companies and likewise exchanging advocacy.
and technical insights amongst each other.
- Tech policy specialists: People who take a look at the interaction of innovation and public law– and craft legal, scholastic, and governmental options.
- Researchers and scientists: People who instill open-source practices and concepts into clinical research study. These Fellows are based at the research study organization with which they are presently connected.
The financing for each fellow is based upon the fellowship focus location (i.e. science, policy, open web). The stipend for scientists and innovation activists is $60,000 USD.
In addition to a month-to-month stipend, fellows might be qualified for extra.
advantages, such as moneying to support healthcare expenses, child care,.
fellowship-related travel, devices, continued knowing, and job.
expenses. Medical insurance is not offered by Mozilla for fellows.
Supplements for healthcare and childcare will depend upon household.
Mozilla fellows are anticipated to take part in performing the particular job( s) determined in their proposition sent to Mozilla, to a level usually constant with full-time engagement.
Mozilla is comfy with fellows having very little outdoors activity (i.e., teaching a class as an accessory teacher, or speaking with another company or business) so long as it is not in dispute with a fellow’s capability to perform the job( s) consisted of in their fellowship agreement.
Please keep in mind: Mozilla Fellows focused.
on science and research study are motivated to continue to carry out research study.
associated to their expertise for as much as 20% of their time.
To totally take part in the fellowship experience, Mozilla Fellows.
are anticipated to take a trip to Mozilla-hosted occasions along with other.
conferences, conferences, and/or occasions associated with their job( s). Here.
are some travel dates anticipated for 2019-2020 Mozilla Fellows:
- Onboarding + Mozfest: Oct 21– 27, 2019 (London)
- Mozilla All Hands: Jan 27– Feb 1, 2020 (Berlin)
- Mozilla All Hands: June 15– 20, 2020 (Toronto)
Part 1 of the applications closes on Monday April 8, 2019 at 5: 00 pm ET. Listed below, fulfill a handful of present Mozilla Fellows:
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