Provider: Rotary Peace Fellowship
Type: Masters, Training
Number of Awards: 130
Countries: Australia, Japan, Sweden, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States
Deadline: May 15, 2024
The Rotary Peace Fellowship is a prestigious opportunity designed for leaders with substantial experience in peace and development work. The fellowship program seeks individuals dedicated to community and international service, as well as the pursuit of peace. Annually, The Rotary Foundation grants up to 50 fellowships for Master’s degrees and up to 80 for certificate studies at renowned universities worldwide.
- Master’s Degree: Accepted candidates engage in an in-depth study of peace and development issues within a research-informed teaching environment alongside a diverse student body. Programs typically span 15 to 24 months and include a two- to three-month field study, which participants design themselves.
- Professional Development Certificate Program: Geared towards experienced peace and development professionals with diverse backgrounds, this one-year blended learning initiative equips participants with practical skills to promote peace within their communities and regions. Fellows undertake field studies and develop and implement a social change initiative. This program is tailored for working professionals, with participants earning a post-graduate diploma upon program completion.
- Proficiency in English
- Possession of a bachelor’s degree
- Strong commitment to cross-cultural understanding and peace, demonstrated through professional and academic accomplishments, as well as personal or community service
- Leadership potential
- At least three years of full-time relevant experience in peace or development work
Value & Duration of Award:
The fellowships cover tuition and fees, room and board, round-trip transportation, and internship and field-study expenses.
If you meet the eligibility criteria and are committed to making a positive impact in the realm of peace and development, consider applying for the Rotary Peace Fully-Funded Fellowships by the deadline of May 15, 2024.