Fulbright research grants at PluriCourts

The Fulbright Program offers grants to U.S. researchers wishing to conduct research at PluriCourts. Scholars in law, philosophy and political science holding a PhD degree are eligible to apply.

Grant Activity

Conduct relevant research at PluriCourts - Centre for the Study of the Legitimate Roles of the Judiciary in the Global Order.

The PluriCourts Centre studies the legitimate roles of the judiciary in the global order. The focus is on international courts and tribunals in human rights, trade, investment, criminal law, and the environment, by scholars in law, political science and philosophy.

Research at PluriCourts concerns the origins of International Courts, how they function, and their effects. PluriCourts draws on these findings to assess them by principles of legitimacy, and develops plausible, sustainable models for each court and their interaction.

In addition to research, selected scholars may also be invited to provide guest lectures and/or participate in seminars.

Grant dates

Application are to be submitted no later than Sept. 12, 2017. Grants may begin any time between August 2018 and May 2019. The last month of the grant can be no later than August, 2019. The grant lasts six to ten months.

Full award information

Read the full PluriCourts listing in the Fulbright Catalog of Awards.

Tags: Human Rights, Trade, Environment, Criminal law, Investment, Origins, Function, Effects, Legitimacy
Published Apr. 22, 2015 4:25 PM - Last modified Aug. 23, 2017 10:46 AM