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Humanity in Action (HIA) is now accepting applications from Turkish university students for the 2012 HIA Fellowships in Europe.

Turkish university students will be participating in the HIA Fellowships in Amsterdam, Berlin, Copenhagen or Paris. All programs run from June 1 to July 1, 2012, and include free participation in the HIA International Conference in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

The HIA Fellowship brings together international groups of students to study human rights and produce original research exploring how and why individuals and societies, past and present, have resisted intolerance and protected democratic values. In 2012, students will be participating from univeristies in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Denmark, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Poland, Turkey, Ukraine and the United States. Participation is free.

Applications from Turkish students are due on March 15, 2012.

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Intensive and demanding, the HIA Fellowship features daily lectures and discussions with renowned academics, journalists, politicians, and activists, as well as site visits to government agencies, non-profit organizations, museums and memorials. Participation requires a great deal of intellectual curiosity and stamina, as well as the ability to work effectively in international teams.

After the program, Fellows participate in the global alumni network of HIA Senior Fellows and can apply for special professional fellowship opportunities such as internship programs in the U.S. Congress and European Parliament.

Students of all academic disciplines, interests, and backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Please visit our website for details about eligibility, selection and the application process. Further questions can be answered by contacting

About Humanity in Action
Humanity in Action is an international educational organization. HIA educates, inspires and connects a global network of young leaders who are committed to promoting human rights, diversity and active citizenship—in their own communities and around the world.

HIA works with university students and young professionals in Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Israel, the Netherlands, Poland, Sweden, Turkey, the United Kingdom, the United States and Ukraine.

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