2016 John Lewis Fellowship

WHEN: July 5 - July 30, 2016

WHERE: The Center for Civil and Human Rights in Atlanta, Georgia

WHO: Students and recent graduates from universities in the United States, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, the Netherlands and Poland.

WHAT: The John Lewis Fellowship honors U.S. Representative John Lewis, an icon of the Civil Rights Movement. The program explores the history of the Civil Rights Movement, diversity and minority rights in the United States, with a particular focus on Atlanta. Key areas of inquiry include race and racism, immigration, national identity, Native American issues and the relationship between civil rights and human rights. The Fellowship will also discuss contemporary racial and diversity issues. CLICK HERE for more details.

Applications are now open for the 2016 year of all Humanity in Action Fellowship Programs. APPLY HERE

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2015 John Lewis Fellow Jamal Grant with civil rights icon Roslyn Pope