Friday, 4 November 2011

Dorothy Senesh Fellowship for Women from Developing Countries, USA

Graduate Fellowship in Peace and Development Studies for Women from Developing Countries, USA
Study Subject(s):Peace and Development Studies
Course Level:Graduate
Scholarship Provider: International Peace Research Association Foundation
Scholarship can be taken at: USA

Eligibility:
The Dorothy Senesh Fellowship is available to women from developing countries who have completed a Bachelor’s degree, who have been accepted into a graduate program and whose graduate work is to be focused on issues related to the goals of IPRA. Funds will only be dispersed when the selected candidate is admitted into a graduate program. Awards are considered based on need; therefore students with substantial funding sources are less likely to be considered for the award.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes

Scholarship Description: The International Peace Research Association Foundation invites applications for the Dorothy Marchus Senesh Fellowship in Peace and Development Studies for Women from developing countries. Dorothy Senesh was a long-time activist for international peace and justice. Her husband Lawrence established this fellowship following her death in 1989. The first award was made at the IPRA 25th Anniversary meeting, July 1990, in Groningen, Netherlands and has been made biennially since. The twelfth award will be made at the 24th biennial IPRA meeting in Japan. Every other year (beginning in 1990) one woman receives school expenses in the amount of $5,000 per year for two years.

How to Apply: Post
Scholarship Application Deadline: January 15, 2012

Further Scholarship Information and Application

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