Rotary Peace Fellowship 2018-19 is for those individuals who are working in the field of international relations, peace and conflict resolution. The Rotary Foundation invites applications from fellows who are willing to pursue Masters or Certificate programs at various Rotary Peace Centers located in various countries around the world.
There are total 100 awards available, out of which 50 slots are for Master’s degree, and 50 slots are for the certificate course.Under The Rotary Peace Fellowship, the following two programs are offered, and candidates can apply for any one of them:
- Master’s Degree: Duration of the program is 15-25 months depending on the institution.
- Professional Development Certificate: Duration of the certificate program is three months.
The interested candidates need to make an offline application to their Rotary districts. Rotary clubs can help the interested candidates in connecting to the Rotary district.
Rotary Peace Centres
The program will be offered at the following rotary peace centres
- For Professional Development Certificate
- Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
- For Master’s Degree
- Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
- Duke University & the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
- International Christian University, Tokyo, Japan
- University Of Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
- The benefit of Fellowship: The Rotary Peace Fellowship offers a fully paid fellowship for the entire duration of the academic program selected.
- Number of Scholarships: Total 100 fellowships are available, out of which 50 slots are there for Master’s Program and 50 slots are there for Certificate Program.
- Duration of Fellowship: The duration of the fellowship depends upon the selected program.
- For Certificate: The certificate course is of 3 months and is offered twice a year i.e. in January-April and June-August.
- For Master’s: The duration is of Master’s Program depends upon the University under which it is being undertaken. Generally, the duration of the program is between 15-24 months.