Friday, February 27, 2015

Rotary International Peace Scholarships

There is a scholarship for International Students to study Abroad. This scholarship is called the Rotary International Peace Fellowship. This scholarship is open to any country in the world. Students who win this scholarship will either study in  Thailand, USA, Japan, England, Australia, Sweden.

Subject Area:  Fields related to peace and conflict resolution and prevention.

Level:  Master / Certificate

Provider:  Rotary International

Location of study:   Thailand, USA, Japan, England, Australia, Sweden

Application Deadline: End of  May  every year


You are required to have:

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

Who Can Apply: Open to anyone sponsored by their local Rotary Club/District.

Scholarship Description: The Rotary Peace Fellowship includes: tuition and fees, room and board, round-trip transportation, internship/field study expenses

How to Apply:

Interested candidates must apply for Rotary Peace Fellowships through their local Rotary club. Use the Club Locator to find Rotary club contact information.  The deadline for candidates to submit applications to their district is 31 May.

For further information on application forms and general information visit the official website here >>