Application Deadline: September 23, 2020
USIP’s Peace Scholar Fellowship program awards non-residential fellowships to students enrolled in U.S. universities who are writing doctoral dissertations on topics broadly related to conflict management, peacebuilding and relevant security studies.
This program partners with the Minerva Research Initiative to support additional fellowships relating to topics on peace and security studies. Requirements
- Please note that the Peace Scholar Dissertation Fellowship program does not support pre-dissertation level graduate work. Doctoral students in non-U.S. based universities are not eligible
On the application form please indicate the funding source for which you would like to be considered: (1) the USIP Peace Scholar Fellowship only; (2) Minerva Research Initiative Peace and Security Fellowship only; or (3) no preference.
- the only difference between the USIP and Minerva Fellowships is the source of funding.
- Two letters of recommendation must be attached to your application in the FLUXX system. One letter must be from your dissertation advisor and the other from a current professor.
- Registration for the 2021-22 Peace Scholar competition opens on Wednesday, September 2, 2020 and closes on Wednesday, September 23, 2020