an Opportunity to Excel in Debate

QatarDebate's Fellowship

is a unique opportunity for researchers, academics, and activists from all over the world.

  • Note: You have to access a Google account to be able to apply.

About the fellowship

The QatarDebate Fellowship represents top-tier researchers, academics, and activists from all over the world an exceptional opportunity to create an impact and develop the body of knowledge in the domain of debate and related fields of specialty.

What to expect in a fellowship program?

The fellowship is a specialized program offering a 2-year fully funded research scholarship to leading scholars and activists interested in the debate field.

What Makes The Fellowship Unique?

The fellowship stands out as the first of its kind within the international debate community, as it provides the fellows with an opportunity to integrate a global network of their peers, and it creates a fertile environment for the exchange of ideas, experiences, and knowledge, as well as building the human civilization through research and visionary projects.

Important Dates

Fellowship Objectives, Advantages, Tracks, Target Groups, Journey, and FAQs



Advantages of the QatarDebate fellowship


Target Groups

The QatarDebate Center targets for this fellowship

Selection criteria

Fellowship journey

There are 5 stages for this fellowship along the two years:

knowledge acquisition and development of personal skills – Fall 2022
Empowerment, launching, and personal assistance – Winter 2023
Verification and revision – Summer 2023
Final Assessment – January 2024
Coronation – Spring 2024

Frequently Asked Questions

No. The fellowship is fully-funded. No expenses shall be incurred by participants.

Yes. Selected candidates must attend all the programs organized by the fellowship management.

You will receive a confirmation email right after your application.

Note: You have to access a Google account to be able to apply.