This year, the Canadian Partnership for International Justice (CPIJ) will provide funding for students to attend the 51st Annual Conference of the Canadian Council on International Law (CCIL). The event, themed “Solidarity and Enlightened Self-Interest in International Law: Relic or Aspiration?“, will take place on October 27 and 28, 2022, in Ottawa.
The CCIL seeks to encourage the study of international law and to broaden relations and dialogues between international lawyers, scholars, individuals and organizations across Canada and around the world. To accomplish these objectives, the CCIL notably organizes international law events including its signature Annual Conference, to which CPIJ experts usually participate.
Selected students will have their registration fee to the conference fully covered ($85). Some travel expenses can be funded depending on the distance between Ottawa and their permanent home address.
- Applicants should be undergraduate, graduate or postgraduate students in a relevant field of study;
- Availability to attend the conference.
- Link between the CCIL conference and the field of study, the professional goals and the other academic/scientific activities of the applicant;
- Link between the applicant and a team member/clinic involved in the Canadian Partnership for International Justice;
- General appreciation of the application;
- First come, first served.
How to apply
Your application must include your resume and relevant transcripts. Upload your application and fill in the application form below before October 21, 2022 to apply. The applicant to his or her registration to the Conference, and the fees will be reimbursed by CPIJ if his or her application is retained. The fees will be reimbursed upon presentation of a proof the applicant attended the Conference. Receipts must be provided to obtain funding for the travel expenses.
For further information, write to:
Coordination team, Canadian Partnership for International Justice