World Peace & Understanding Scholarships

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Dear Rotarian,

Do you know a non-Rotarian professional interested in pursuing a Master's Degree in peace building, conflict resolution, and mediation?

If you do, recommend him or her for a Rotary World Peace Fellowship! Each year, Rotary selects up to 60 Fellows to study peace and conflict resolution at one of the seven prestigious universities around the world.  The program provides:  

  • Rotary-funded graduate study toward a master's degree at Rotary Centers - located at seven prestigious universities worldwide;
  • Training in the root causes of conflict, theories of international relations, and effective models of cooperation as well as practical skills in conflict resolution and negotiation.
  • A growing network of committed alumni employed around the world in diplomacy, government, non-governmental organizations and private corporations.

Application process and eligibility :

Please share this information with prospective candidates.

Applications for the 2009-2011 program are being processed by Rotary clubs now.

Contact for further information or left click for scholars and/or general index:

Thank you.

Rotary World Peace Fellowships
The Rotary Foundation

Rotary Clubs should contact  Doug Tueller  and the D5470 Scholarship Committee.
Individual Applicatants should contact their local Rotary Club
Program Information
General Information
   Information for Applicants
   Information for Rotary World Peace Fellows
   Papers and Published Articles
   Information for Rotarians
   Materials for Download
Rotary Centers in the News
Rotary World Peace Fellows
   Class VI, 2007-09
   Class V, 2006-08
   Class IV, 2005-07


Former Peace Fellow helps build a new Sudan

As a 2003-05 Rotary World Peace Fellow, Susan Stigant studied peace building theories. Now living and working in Sudan, she is using her education to help that country get back on its feet.

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Rotary Centers for International Studies
in peace and conflict resolution

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Rotary World Peace Fellows are graduates of the Rotary Centers for International Studies in peace and conflict resolution program. They will be a part of tomorrow's solution in promoting greater tolerance and cooperation among people worldwide. Rotary World Peace Fellows, who are chosen from a wide variety of countries, can help future leaders advance knowledge and understanding.

Located in seven leading universities around the world, Rotary Centers provide Fellows the chance to study in a master's level program in conflict resolution, peace studies, international relations, and other related disciplines.

Rotary World Peace Fellows work toward mediation, conflict resolution, and peace where there is war. Understanding where there is disharmony. Food security where there is hunger. Health care where there is disease. Education where there is illiteracy. Conservation where there is environmental degradation, and sustainable economic development where there is poverty.

Read more information about the world-transforming program, and apply now for a chance to make a difference.

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