Each year, Rotary selects up to 100 individuals from around the world to receive fully funded academic fellowships at one of its peace centers. These fellowships cover tuition and fees, room and board, round-trip transportation, and all internship and field-study expenses.
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.