Each year, Rotary selects up to 100 individuals from around the world to receive fully funded academic fellowships at one of its peace centers.
Field of Study: related to Peace and Conflict prevention and resolution
Two types of peace fellowships are available.
- * Master’s degree: Each year, up to 50 master’s degree fellowships are awarded at these institutions: Duke University and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, International Christian University, Japan, University of Bradford, England, University of Queensland, Australia and Uppsala University, Sweden
- * Professional development certificate: For experienced professionals working in peace-related fields who want to enhance their professional skills, Rotary offer a three-month program in peace and conflict prevention and resolution at Chulalongkorn University in Thailand.
Eligibility: Applicants must also meet the following requirements:
- * Proficiency in English; proficiency in a second language is strongly recommended
- * Strong commitment to international understanding and peace as demonstrated through professional and academic achievements and personal or community service
- * Excellent leadership skills
- * Master’s degree applicants: minimum three years of related full-time work or volunteer experience, bachelor’s degree
- * Certificate applicants: minimum five years of related full-time work or volunteer experience, strong academic background
Number of Awards: up to 100
Value of the Program: The Rotary Peace Fellowship covers:
- * -Tuition and fees
- * -Room and board
- * -Round-trip transportation
- * -Internship/field study expenses.
Duration of Scholarship: 15 to 24 months
How to Apply: Visit link below.