The International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT) is glad to offer a number of international research scholarships for for applicants from developing and emerging economies to conduct research at the Institute in the fields of uniform law and comparative private law. Time left to apply is 7 days!
A scholarship (average duration: two months, minimum duration: six weeks, depending also on the special terms and conditions attached to each scholarship) may cover all or part of the cost of living in Rome for the designated period, but beneficiaries are in principle expected to cover their own travel expenses and their medical insurance for the duration of their scholarship.
Level and Area of Studies
Research program in the field that related to uniform law / international private law.
Place of Study
The study will be taken in Italy.
Eligibility and Criteria
The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:
- The subject of the candidate’s research project, which must be related to uniform law / international private law (see details of the holdings of the UNIDROIT Library indicated in the Library’s on-line catalogue). Priority is given to the topics that correspond with the Organisation’s Work Programme;
- The project’s potential for practical application in the beneficiary’s country of origin. Priority is given to projects relating to the drafting of national laws or those aiming at promoting the study, implementation or adoption of uniform law instruments;
- The candidate must be a post-graduate, academic, civil servant, judge, practitioner or other, with outstanding academic credentials.
International students are welcome to apply.