|Project Name||Individual fellowship grant|
|Amount Awarded||USD 15,450.00|
|Grant Period||October 01, 2009 - March 30, 2010|
This sabbatical fellowship project aims at gaining more structured and scientific knowledge and experience that will help the applicant and its organization – People in Need – to strengthen its position as a leader in the field of democracy promotion and development. The six-month grant will enable the applicant to: study democratic assistance and political science literature, start a research project on assisting democrats in authoritarian/transitional countries, stage regular screening of human rights films, get firsthand knowledge about US democratic assistance and human rights organizations when travel to Washington and New York.