The Rotary Foundation is offering 100 fully funded Masters Programs for world-wide students. Two types of peace fellowships are available i.e. master and professional development certificate fellowships.
The fellowships are intended for individuals who have chosen a career related to international relations, peace, and conflict resolution; who have work experience in these areas and who have a commitment to community or international humanitarian service and to working for peace. Applicants should consider these objectives carefully before applying.
The Rotary Peace Fellowship is the premier academic scholarship of The Rotary Foundation, supporting Rotary’s mission to empower, educate, and increase the capacity of peacebuilders through rigorous academic training, practice, and global networking opportunities.
International applicants for whom English is not the first language must submit a TOEFL or IELTS score. TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) iBT: Score 100 or higher (600 on the paper-based test) and IELTS (International English Language Testing System) – Score 7.0 or higher.
|Deadline||:||31 May 2017|
|Study in||:||United States, United Kingdom, Australia, Sweden, Thailand|
|Course Level||:||Fellows will earn a Master degree at Duke University and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in USA, International Christian University in Japan, University of Bradford in UK, University of Queensland in Australia and Uppsala University in Sweden or a professional development certificate at Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand.|
|Field of Study||:||Fellowships are awarded in fields related to peace and conflict resolution and prevention.|
These fellowships cover tuition and fees, room and board, round-trip transportation, and all internship and field-study expenses.
Number of Awards: 100 award are available.
The Rotary Peace Fellowship is designed for professionals with work experience in international relations or peace and conflict prevention and resolution. Fellows are committed to community and international service and the pursuit of peace. 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.
Citizens from around the world are eligible for these Rotary Peace fellowships.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicant must have minimum three years of related full-time work or volunteer experience, bachelor’s degree.
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirement: International applicants for whom English is not the first language must submit a TOEFL or IELTS score. TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) iBT: Score 100 or higher (600 on the paper-based test) and IELTS (International English Language Testing System) – Score 7.0 or higher.