Do you wish to study abroad? Or are you looking for available scholarships? In this article, we’ll consider a scholarship that’s now available. So it’s important to check if it suits you.
This scholarship is the Rotary peace fellowship scholarship and it’s a fully funded scholarship.
This scholarship offers a lot of students the opportunity of studying abroad. This scholarship paves way for the development of students from different backgrounds and it also brings about the opportunity that can change the students lives! So, this scholarship is now open for application for the 2022-2023 session.
This scholarship is awarded to PhD and Masters students. Selected candidates or students will be able to study in reputable universities. Gaining this scholarship makes you able to study in universities which are located in USA, Thailand, Sweden, Australia.
WHY IS GAINING THE ROTARY PEACE SCHOLARSHIP IMPORTANT?
Whoever gains this scholarship, wouldn’t have to bother about:
1) Paying tuition fees
3) Books and field trip expenses
5) Conference and internship expenses.
WHAT MAKES ME ELIGIBLE FOR THIS SCHOLARSHIP?
1) Before considering application, you must have a professional work experience in international development.
2) Having leadership characteristics.
3) Must be fluent in speaking English.
4) Experience in the field of international relations.
5) An excellent academic background.
6) Proof of five (5) years of Field experience.
7) Master’s degree students should have a minimum of three(3) years work experience.
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INSTITUTIONS FOR ROTARY PEACE SCHOLARSHIP
1) University of Queensland ( Australia)
2) University of Bradford ( USA)
3) Uppsala university( Sweden)
4) International Christian university ( japan).
5) Chulalongkorn University(Thailand)
6) University of North Carolina ( USA)
The application process are listed below
1) Rèsume/ CV
2) IELTS SCORE
3) Requested documents
4) Recommendation letter.
6) Go to the interview at any local rotary peace centre. Remember to be punctual.
7) Submit your application before your interview.
DEADLINE OF THE SCHOLARSHIP
You are free to submit your scholarship application until 15th May 2022.
We are now accepting Rotary Peace Fellowship applications for the 2023-24 academic year. Candidates have until 15 May to submit applications to The Rotary Foundation. Rotary endorsers must submit endorsements to The Rotary Foundation by 1 July. Find endorsement instructions.
We see peace not as an abstract concept but as a living, dynamic expression of human development. Peacebuilding is a cornerstone of our mission as a humanitarian service organization, and it is one of Rotary’s areas of focus — the channels of activity through which our members make their mark on the world.
Our programs, grants and fellowships focus on creating environments where peace can be built and maintained. Rotary believes that if concerned citizens work together to create peace locally, lasting change can happen globally.
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. Each year, The Rotary Foundation awards up to 50 fellowships for master’s degrees and 80 for certificate studies at premier universities.
Choose the program that’s right for you
Master’s degree programs
Accepted candidates study peace and development issues with research-informed teaching and a diverse student body. The programs last 15 to 24 months and include a two- to three-month field study, which participants design themselves.
Professional development certificate program
During the one-year blended learning program, experienced peace and development professionals with diverse backgrounds gain practical skills to promote peace within their communities and across the globe. Fellows complete field studies, and they also design and carry out a social change initiative.
This program is intended for working professionals. Fellows earn a post-graduate diploma upon completion of the program.
Through academic training, practice, and global networking opportunities, the Rotary Peace Centers program develops the capacity of peace and development professionals to become effective catalysts for peace.
The fellowships cover tuition and fees, room and board, round-trip transportation, and internship and field-study expenses.
Since the program began in 2002, the Rotary Peace Centers have trained more than 1,500 fellows who now work in over 115 countries.
Many serve as leaders in governments, NGOs, education and research institutions, peacekeeping and law enforcement agencies, and international organizations like the United Nations and the World Bank.