Fully Funded Rotary Peace Fellowships
Rotary Peace Fellowships 2022-2023 provide fully-funded scholarships for international students. These scholarships are not available for masters degrees. The Rotary Peace Fellowships Program covers tuition, fees, room and board, round trip transportation, and all expenses associated with internships and field studies.
Each year, up to 150 students are eligible for Rotary Peace Fellowships. These fellowships can be used to fund a Professional Development Certificate Program (PDC) or a Masters Degree Program in peace and conflict resolution.
The Rotary Peace Centers began the program in 2002. More than 1,400 fellows have been trained by the center. They now work in over 115 countries. Many are leaders in government, NGOs, law enforcement, education and international organizations such as the United Nations and World Bank.
Institutions for Rotary Peace Fellowships:
- Duke University and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
- International Christian University, Japan
- University of Bradford, England
- University of Queensland, Australia
- Uppsala University, Sweden
- Chulalongkorn University, Thailand (certificate program)
- Makerere University, Uganda (certificate program)
Level of Study: Master’s Degree
Institution(s). See the List Above
Study in: the USA, Japan, UK and Australia.
Program Period: Master’s Degree programs last 15-24 months, Professional development certificates last 3 months
Deadline: May (annual).
- Each year, there are up to 50 scholarships for master’s degrees and 80 for certificate studies at top universities.
- International development
Rotary Peace Fellowships Benefit
Rotary Peace Fellowships cover
- Fees and tuition
- Board and room
- Round-trip transport
- All expenses for field-study and internships.
Criteria to be eligible for Rotary Peace Fellowships
Rotary Peace Fellowships are for professionals who have worked in international relations, peace, conflict prevention and resolution. The following requirements must be met by applicants:
- All countries are eligible
- Proficiency is essential in English. A second language proficiency is highly recommended.
- Great leadership skills
- A strong commitment to international understanding, peace and cooperation as demonstrated by professional and academic achievements, personal or community service.
- Minimum three years experience in a related field, either full-time or volunteering. Bachelor’s degree required
- Candidates for certificates must have at least five years of relevant full-time or volunteer work experience and a strong academic background
- Take the eligibility quiz.
Rotary Peace Fellowships Application Process
Visit the official scholarship website to learn more about Rotary Peace Fellowships.
Official Website: https://www.rotary.org/en/peace-fellowships