Apollonia Bolscher (1989) studied law at Utrecht University and Rhodes University (South Africa). She completed the master’s program Child Law at Leiden University with a thesis on child euthanasia from a children’s rights perspective.
During her study Apollonia worked as a volunteer at the Free Law Aid Clinic in Utrecht at the section family law and did an internship at UNHCR The Netherlands. She also helped organizing the international conference: '25 years UN Convention on the Rights of the Child ' at Leiden.
Apollonia started working since August 2015 as a junior lecturer and researcher at the Child Law Department of Leiden University.