Rotary Foundation Scholarships

Ambassadorial Scholarships – Seeks to promote understanding and friendly relations between people of different nations through Scholarships, awarded to outstanding persons to study in another country. Enables students to undertake formal university studies outside their own country for one year and act as Rotary Ambassadors of goodwill. The district hosts inbound Scholars from other countries.

Rotary World Peace Scholarships
– The Rotary Centres for International Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution offer the opportunity to pursue a two year fully funded masters-level degree in international studies, peace studies and conflict resolution at one of six Rotary Centres. Scholars are chosen based on their potential to have a significant and positive impact on world peace and conflict resolution during their future careers.

The Peace Scholarship Application Timetable – Clubs are invited to nominate potential scholars approximately 18 months in advance of the study period. Application forms are available from the Rotary.org website. Applications close on April 15 for people interested in taking up the Scholarship. Only sixty Peace Fellowships worldwide are granted annually.

Rotary Peace & Conflict Studies Program – The Rotary Peace & Conflict Studies Program offers a fully funded professional development opportunity for midcareer professionals in fields related to conflict resolution and peace building. Up to 25 participants from around the world experience an intensive 3 month course at Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok.

Chair: Peter Murie

Committee:  Bob Laslett, Tony Hough