Examples of Bates Overseas Fellowship Awards

2015

2015 - Internship with the Alternative Law Forum (ALF) in Bangalore, India

2015 - Legal internship with the International Finance Corporation, Istanbul Operations Center in Istanbul, Turkey
 
2015 - Legal internship at the Penal Law Reform Programme of Lawyers for Human Rights in Cape Town, South Africa
 
2015 - Clerkship with Justice Sisi Khampepe of the Constitutional Court of South Africa in Johannesburg, South Africa 

2015 - Internship with Alternative Chance in Haiti regarding its Post-Deportation Screening Project

2014


2014 - Internship at the International Finance Corporation in Istanbul, Turkey 

2014 - Supporting the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees' (UNHCR) statelessness protection program by building relationships with NGO stakeholders and providing legal analysis on regional legal systems throughout the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region in Amman, Jordan 

2014 - Internship for T. Alexander Aleinikoff, the Deputy High Commissioner for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), in Geneva, Switzerland

2014 - Internship at the European Commission in the Mergers Case Support and Policy unit of the Directorate-General for Competition in Brussels, Belgium

2014 - Research project on the International Legal Personality and the Jurisprudence of Judge Hersch Lauterpacht at Cambridge University in the United Kingdom

2013

2013 - Internship in either the Sexual and Gender-Based Violence Unit or the Human Rights Unit of the Liberian Ministry of Justice in Monrovia, organized through the Carter Center/Washington and Lee Transnational Law Institute Liberia Fellowship Program

2013 - Internship in Brussels, Belgium, with Human Rights Watch to work on the trial of Former Chadian Dictator Hissene Habre

2013 - One month of intensive Spanish language study followed by eight months of an internship with Asylum Access in Quito, Ecuador

2013 - Legal Internship at the International Finance Corporation in Istanbul, Turkey

2013 - Dean Acheson Legal Stage with Judge Thomas von Danwitz at the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg

2013 – Internship at the International Finance Corporation in Sao Paulo, Brazil

2013 – Internship at the Nansen Initiative under the UN Secretariat in Geneva, Switzerland

2013 – Internship with the ITAM Law School Human Trafficking Clinic in Mexico City, Mexico

2013 – Internship at the UNHCR Representation to the European Institutions in Strasbourg, France

2013 – Pursue in Germany a Comparative Study of Health Law and Policy: Parallels Between German and American Modes of Regulation of Health Behavior

2013 – Internship at the Global Workers Justice Alliance in Mexico City, Mexico

2013 – Internship with the Arbitration Council Foundation in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

2012

2012 - Internship as a Volunteer Legal Advocate with Asylum Access Tanzania in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

2012 - Internship with UNHCR in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

2012 - Internship at the Female Prisoners Welfare Project on their Hibiscus Project in London, United Kingdom

2012 - Internship with UNESCO's World Heritage Centre in Paris, France

2012 - Internship in San Salvador, El Salvador engaging in HIV/LGBT advocacy work with an NGO called Asociacion Entre Amigos

2012 - Internship with the Australian Law Reform Commission in Sydney, Australia

2012 - Internship with the Anti-Human Trafficking and Migrant Smuggling Unit of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crimes in Vienna, Austria

2012 - Research project entitled, "Indigenous Law and Public Integrity in the Far North:  A New Old Paradigm?" in Norway and Greenland including participation in the annual Polor Law Symposium in Rovaniemi, Finland

2011

2011- Internship at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia in The Hague, Netherlands 

2011 - Internship with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

2011 - Internship in the Refugee Status Determination Department and the Identity Claims Department at the African Refugee Development Center in Tel-Aviv, Israel

2011 - Internship in the Constitutional Litigation Unit at the Legal Resources Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa

2011 - Dean Acheson Legal State Program at the European Court of First Instance in Luxembourg

2011 - Internship at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees' Regional Bureau for Europe in Brussels, Belgium

2011 - Internship at the Civil Association for Equality and Justice and the Public Interest Legal Clinic at the Unversidad de Palermo Law School in Buenos Aires, Argentina

2011 - Internship with the Legal Resource Center in Durban, South Africa

2011 - Internship at The Hague with the Association of Defence Counsel practising before the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ADC-ICTY)

2010

2010 - Research on New Zealand's conservation and environmental management programs to develop a website that highlights conservation issues in relation to sustainable outdoor travel information

2010 - Internship with Asylum Access in Kigoma, Tanzania

2010 - Internship in the Office of the International Co-Prosecutor of the UN Assistant to the Khmer Rouge Trials (UNAKRT) in Cambodia

2010 - Internship with the UN Housing Rights Program in Nairobi, Kenya, run by UN-HABITAT

2010 - Internship in the Microfinance Project of the International Development Law Organization in Rome, Italy

2010 - Internship at the AIRE Centre in London

2010 - Legal internship in the Istanbul Regional Hub Office of the International Finance Corporation in Turkey

2010 - Internship at the International Telecommunication Union's Corporate Strategy Division in Geneva, Switzerland

2010 - Internship in the Legal Department of the British Red Cross in London

2009

2009 - Internship at Asylum Access in Tanzania

2009 - Internship at the East-West Management Institute in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

2009 - Internship as a legal advocate with Asylum Access in Quito, Ecuador

2009 - Internship at the Association for Civil Rights in Israel (ACRI) in Jerusalem, Israel and at the Iraqi Information Office (IIO) in Cairo, Egypt

2009 - Stage with Advocate General Miguel Maduro at the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg

2009 - Internship at Agora Partnerships and two weeks of intensive Spanish language study in Managua, Nicaragua

2009 - Internship at the International Lesbian and Gay Association in Brussels, Belgium

2009 - Doctorate of Philosophy at the University of Oxford

2009 - Internship with the International Republican Institute's (IRI) Lima, Peru office

2009 - Internship at the University of Cape Town Refugee Law Clinic in Cape Town, South Africa

2009 - Internship with the Parliamentary Unit of the South African Human Rights Commission in Cape Town, South Africa

2009 - Internship as a Legal Advisor at Africa and Middle East Refugee Assistance (AMERA) in Cairo, Egypt

2009 - Internship with the International Finance Corporate (IFC) in Istanbul, Turkey

2008

2008 - Internship at the WTO Legal Affairs Division in Geneva

2008 - Internship in the Office of the Co-Investigating Prosecutor in the United Nations Assistance to the Khmer Rouge Tribunals (UNAKRT) in Cambodia

2008 - Internship with the AIRE Centre in London

2008 - Work for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Lilongwe, Malawi

2008 - Foreign clerkship at the Israeli Supreme Court

2008 - Pursue a research program at the World Trade Institute in Berne, Switzerland

2008 - Internship in the Legal Department of the International Finance Corporation in Istanbul, Turkey

2008 - Internship with the Legal Aid and Counseling Department of the Refugee Law Project in Kampala, Uganda

2008 - Internship with the Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) in Botswana

2008- Internship with Timap for Justice in Sierra Leone

2008 - Research in Norway for the project, "Caring for the Elderly:  Alternatives to Institutionalization in Norway"

2007

2007 - Intensive Spanish language study and a part-time internship at the National Council of La Raza in San Juan, Puerto Rico

2007 - Internship in the Parliamentary Department of the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC)

2007 - Volunteer Legal Advisor Intern at the Africa & Middle East Refugee Assistance (AMERA) in Cairo, Egypt

2007 - Internship at the UNHCR Regional Representation's Protection Unit in Budapest, Hungary

2007 - Internship at CODHES in Bogata, Colombia, working on a refugee/IDP law project

2007 - Intensive Spanish language study and volunteer project with Centro Internacional de Idiomas in Honduras

2007 - Internship at the Medical Foundation for the Care of Victims of Torture in London, England

2007 - Internship with Human Rights Watch in Brazil

2007 - Internship at the AIRE Centre in London

2007 - Internship with ProAsyl in Frankfurt, Germany

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