October 23, 2020

AU and OEA Partnership

The General Secretariat of the Organization of American States and ? American University Washington College of Law will sign a five-year agreement that will allow for the granting of scholarships via an OAS-AUWCL PAEC Scholarship, Partnerships Program for Education and Training that consist of 50% of the tuition to  study the Master of Laws Degree in International Human Rights and Humanitarian Law also offered in Spanish, Maestria (LL.M.) en Derechos Humanos y Derecho Internacional Humanitario. American University Washington College of Law will also waive the application fee for PAEC applicants.

In order to be considered for an OAS-AUWCL PAEC Scholarship, applicants must:

  1. Apply through the GS/OAS DHDEE Scholarship website and satisfy the selection criteria set out by GS/OAS;
  2. Meet all of the University’s requirements for admission to the Programs;
  3. Receive an offer of admission from the University in regard to any of the Programs;
  4. Scholarship candidates must apply separately to the GS/OAS and to the University.

Application submission deadline for the 2021 cohort is November 20th. Apply here.

More information about the Master of Laws Degree in Human Rights and International Humanitarian Law available here.

LL.M. Application Form