Roma Education Fund – Advocacy Fellowship in Czech Republic

Applications Due 7.5 2019. The fellowship will select individuals to develop and implement advocacy projects in line with the Fund’s strategic framework and vision in Czech Republic.


  • Individual expert who can see beyond educational challenges and share vision in the given country;
  • Professional capacity and experience: to understand and analyze various educational issues as well as to provide expert level solutions
  • Possessing relevant range of networks for successful advocacy in the respective country
  • Experience in advocacy either/or EU and national level
  • Clear ideas on how to develop educational policies to be more inclusive for Roma
  • Proven relevant experience and indicating ability to fulfill the objectives of the action
  • Core values in line with REF’s values – tenacity, integrity, justice, accountability and inquisitiveness – and REF’s commitment to integration and gender mainstreaming;
  • Preference will be extended to candidates of Roma origin
  • Proficiency in spoken and written English required

Proposals need to be submitted in individual capacity not acting on behalf of any organizations. It is a specific advocacy fellowship grant with a total of ~ CZK 115,000 available. The fellowship proposal can be planned with duration of maximum seven months until the end of March 2020.