Rotary Peace Fellowship For Masters and Professional Program is an annual events in which Rotary selects 130 peace and dedicated development leaders from around the world. Successful candidates receive a fully funded academic fellowships to pursue either Masters or Professional Development Certificate Program related to peace and conflict resolution and prevention at one of the participating peace centers around the world (USA, Japan, UK, Australia, Sweden, Thailand, Uganda). The Rotary Peace Fellowship is designed for leaders with work experience in peace and development. Our fellows are committed to community and international service and the pursuit of peace. See also UNSW International Scholarships 2021/2022: How To Get UNSW Scholarships
About Rotary Peace Fellowship For Masters and Professional Program
The Rotary Peace Fellowship for both Master and Professional Program currently takes (holds) at the followings institutions and countries:-
- Duke University and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA: Master of International Development Policy Program (MIDP) or various degrees offered by the University of North Carolina
- International Christian University, Japan: Master’s Degree in Peace Studies
- University of Bradford, England: Advanced Practice in Peacebuilding and Conflict Resolution MA
- University of Queensland, Australia: Master of Peace and Conflict Studies (MPACS)
- Uppsala University, Sweden: Peace and Conflict Studies (MS.Sc.)
- Chulalongkorn University, Thailand (certificate program): Professional Development Certificate in Peace and Development Studies (PgCert)
- Makerere University, Uganda (certificate program)
Note Fellowship recipients will not study at a Rotary Peace Center in their home country, with the exception of candidates from Thailand, who may attend the center at Chulalongkorn University and candidates from Uganda, who may attend the center at Makerere University. The levels and field of study includes: – all eligible Professional Development Certificate Program or Master’s Degree Program in fields related to peace and conflict resolution and prevention. Target group and country includes: – Anyone endorsed by their local Rotary District. International students are advised to apply, Rotary Peace Fellowship For Masters and Professional Programm award Up to 50 fellowships for master’s degree and 80 for certificate each year, for students ate premier universities. See also Bristol University Think Big Scholarship: Postgraduate And Undergraduate Programme 2021
Scholarship Value, Benefits and Duration
Rotary Peace Fellowship Covers:-
- Tuition and fees
- Room and board
- Round-trip transportation
- Internship/field study expenses.
Duration of Scholarship: 15 to 24 months
Types of Rotary Peace Fellowship
Rotary offers master’s degree fellowships at premier universities in fields related to peace and conflict prevention and resolution. The Programs last for 15 to 24 months and it require a practical internship of two to three months during the academic break.
- Professional development certificate
This is for experienced professionals working in peace-related fields who want to enhance their professional skills, Rotary Peace offer a three-month program in peace and conflict prevention and resolution.
Eligibility Criteria For Rotary Peace Fellowship Masters And Professional programm
- Be proficient in English
- Have a bachelor’s degree
- A strong commitment to cross-cultural understanding and peace as shown through professional and academic achievements and personal or community service
- Possess leadership potentials
- Have at least three years of full-time experience in peace or development work
Take the eligibility quiz.
Application Procedures And Instructions
We are now accepting applications for the 2021-22 Rotary Peace Fellowship program.
Candidates have until 15 May to submit online applications to The Rotary Foundation. Districts must submit their endorsement decisions to The Rotary Foundation by 1 July.
Please kindly visit the official scholarship website for your application and further enquiries, you are expected to follow the application guidelines carefully and make sure you follow the steps as stated: https://www.rotary.org/en/our-programs/peace-fellowships