The search for the 2020 Fellow for the theme of “Human Rights at the Border” is currently underway.

Application Timeline

  • By early September: Online application submission is available
  • October 26: Nomination deadline
  • November 30:  Application deadline
  • December – January:  Review of applications and research on candidates
  • February:  Selection committee meetings to select final candidates
  • Late February – Early March:  Phone interviews with finalists
  • April 15:  Decision notification to all applicants


Please contact us at or 1-207-859-5304 with questions about the recommendation process.

Oak Fellowship Recommendation Upload 2020

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