The Innovation in Criminal Justice Fellowship
Fellowship Application Form
Applications closed - Applications opening dates TBC
Jeffrey Markoff and the International Specialised Skills Institute (ISS Institute) are offering five (5) international applied research Fellowships in the amount of $12,500 each. The aim of the Fellowships are to seek knowledge from overseas successes in lessening recidivism rates in released prisoners and to then influence our criminal justice system to implement these policies.
About this Fellowship
Applicants should be subject matter experts and already have experience working in the criminal justice system. The intent of this Fellowship is to establish best practice in rehabilitating offenders by researching successful models overseas, ultimately leading to lower recidivism rates in Australia and influence government policy. Places that may be considered are Scandinavian countries and certain states in the USA.
International Specialised Skills Institute (ISS Institute)
The ISS Institute was founded 30 years ago, by a small group of innovative leaders who had a vision of building a community of industry specialists who would lead the up skilling of the Australian workforce. Investing in the development of talented, passionate and innovative Australians to travel abroad to develop new skills and knowledge and return to Australia to disseminate their learnings has, and continues to create a ‘better skilled Australia.’ The Institute has funded and supported over 500 Fellows, and all have become agents of change and drivers of innovation within their professional communities. Our Fellows represent a broad cross-section of industries and our Fellowship program creates impact in many ways including economic benefits, skills preservation, the personal and professional advancement of our Fellows, new thinking, practice and increased innovation in the workforce.