Women and Gender Studies Collective

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Announcements and opportunities, such as, job and internship openings, calls for papers, fellowships/scholarships and grant announcements, etc., are posted here.


Humane Studies Fellowship - LGBT and Gender Studies

  • 2018-10-19
  • Institute for Humane Studies at George Mason University
  • The Humane Studies Fellowship is a renewable, non-residency award of up to $15,000 per year to support current or future students enrolled in full-time PhD programs. Intended for students interested in developing, teaching, and applying classical liberal ideas and the principles of a free society, this program supports research and teaching in both the social sciences and the humanities.

EVENT: Innovating Women's Leadership Across Sectors: A Conversation with H.E. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, President of Mauritius

  • 2017-09-28
  • Women in Public Service Project
  • Please join the Women in Public Service Project and the Africa Program at the Wilson Center for a conversation with President Gurib-Fakim on the progress, challenges, and opportunities for cross-sector innovations toward gender parity in leadership in Africa and globally.

Applications open for Amnesty International Sexual Reproductive Rights Peer Trainers (for applicants ages 15-24)

  • 2017-09-22
  • Amnesty International
  • Amnesty International is currently accepting applications for new Sexual Reproductive Rights Peer Trainers.

Job Opening: Technical Advisor II: Gender and Food Security Advisor

  • 2017-09-12
  • Global Health Fellows Program II
  • The Global Health Fellows Program (GHFP-II) is a cooperative agreement implemented and managed by the Public Health Institute in partnership with Global Health Corps, GlobeMed, Management Systems International and PYXERA Global. GHFP-II is supported by the US Agency for International Development (USAID).

Fall Internship Opportunity in the Office of United States Senator Tammy Duckworth

  • 2017-08-08
  • Office of United States Senator Tammy Duckworth
  • Each year, the Office of United States Senator Tammy Duckworth holds three intern cohorts: Spring, Summer Part I and Part II, and Fall.
The Women and Gender Studies Collective is a project of Dr. Krista Johnson at the Department of African Studies and Dr. J. Jarpa Dawuni at the Department of Political Science with support from the Center for African Studies at Howard University.