The Arbitration Academy is designed to provide advanced courses in arbitration law to students, Government officials and practitioners who have a general knowledge of arbitration law. The Arbitration Academy’s 2017 Session will run from July 3, 2017 through July 21, 2017.
To apply, please submit all your supporting documents as one PDF file, except the photo, in the following order:
- the 2017 Application form
- an up-to-date curriculum vitae
- a personal statement explaining your interest in the program (1-2 pages, typewritten, in English)
- certified copies of diplomas and transcripts (accompanied by a translation in English or in French if necessary)
- If you are a Student and wish to enjoy the special fee: a proof of enrolment from your university in 2017
- If you are a Government official and wish to enjoy of the special fee : a document certifying your current affiliation
- and add a color picture, in JPG file format with a resolution of 110 KB minimum.
These documents must be submitted to: firstname.lastname@example.org With the exception of the photograph, all materials submitted must be included in one single PDF document.
The deadline for submitting your application is March 31, 2017. Your application will be considered received once a written confirmation has been sent by the Secretariat via e-mail.
The Arbitration Academy courses are open to law students having some knowledge of arbitration law, as well as Government officials and arbitration practitioners.
The Selection Committee will base its decision on academic criteria and the documents submitted along with the application.
Applicants will be notified of the Selection Committee’s decision regarding their application by May 1, 2017.
pon receipt of the notification, applicants are encouraged to begin their visa application process immediately, as the deadline for registration to the Arbitration Academy is May 31, 2017.
Scholarships covering the Academy’s tuition and/or accommodation will be available to applicants who demonstrate a need for financial aid. Selection criteria will also include academic excellence and extra-curricular interests. The scholarship program is designed only for students, with an award amount of EUR 2,000 (from which the tuition fee of EUR 900 will be deducted). Travel expenses will not be reimbursed.
Tuition amounts to EUR 900 for applicants affiliated with a university and Government offices/international Organizations, and EUR 2,700 for practitioners.
Scholarships (covering tuition and/or accommodation) will be available to students.
Applicants admitted to attend the program consent to have their photograph and curriculum vitae posted on the Academy’s website. In addition, all participants in the Academy’s 2017 session consent to have photos or videos taken during the course of the program published on the Academy’s website.
Participants admitted to attend the 2017 Arbitration Academy will be expected to attend all courses, seminars, and workshops in their entirety. If an Academy participant is absent from three or more courses without acceptable justification they will be precluded from receiving a certificate of participation at the end of the Session.