Friday | 23 December. 2011
Junior Research Fellowship 2012 Announced!
The Best and Hardest Thing You Will Ever Do

Are you a research-minded university graduate who wants to gain an important skill set that is absent in Georgia?  Do you want to work hard and open the door for international opportunities? If so, then this is for you!

What you will gain?

•    Valuable research experience
•    Ability to analyze complex issues quickly and comprehensively
•    Advanced English writing skills
•    Project management and organizational experience
•    Proficiency in essential computer programs, including statistical programs
•    The opportunity to work with extraordinarily experienced and committed colleagues 
•    A 6-month fellowship with a monthly salary of 400 USD a month and other benefits

What will you be required to do?

•    Write analytical policy papers 
•    Contribute to complex research projects on issues that are important to Georgia’s future
•    Work harder than you ever have before
•    Learn and be extremely inquisitive
•    Be an active member of a team and work independently  

Who is eligible?

•    Georgian citizens between the ages of 20 and 30 holding a minimum of a bachelor’s degree
•    Those available to commit to a minimum of 6 hours of work per day starting from February through July 2012
•    Those with excellent English reading, writing, speaking and understanding abilities 
•    Those who are good writers in their native Georgian language

The Application process

Step 1: Fill out this application form and submit it no later than January 15, 2012.

Step 2: If you are short listed, you will be asked to take two different tests.

Step 3: After the tests, if you are selected for the next round, you will be invited for an intensive training for 7-10 days by the end of January 2012.

Step 4: The best candidates will be selected to receive the Junior Fellowships and will be employed from February until the end of July 2012.  Further employment opportunities are possible.

Other Details

If you have any questions about the application process, send an email to Tamuna Khoshtaria