Rotary Peace Fellows are leaders promoting national and international cooperation, peace, and the successful resolution of conflict throughout their lives, in their careers, and through service activities. Fellows can earn either a master’s degree in international relations, public administration, sustainable development, peace studies, conflict resolution, or a related field, or a professional development certificate in peace and conflict resolution.
Courses on offer include a master’s degree in international relations, peace studies, conflict resolution and related areas at one of the Rotary Centers for International Studies in six universities; or a Professional Development Certificate at Chlongkorn University, Thailand.
Applicants should have:
- A strong commitment to international understanding and peace demonstrated through professional and academic achievements and personal and community service activities;
- A bachelor’s degree or commensurate experience as a minimum, with strong academic achievement;
- A minimum of three years’ combined paid or unpaid full-time relevant work experience (master’s degree) or five years’ relevant work experience with current full-time employment in a mid- to upper-level position (professional development certificate);
- Proficiency in a second language (master’s degree) or in English (professional development certificate); and
- Strong leadership skills.
Learn about the Rotary Peace Centers
- Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand (professional development center)
- Duke University and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
- International Christian University, Tokyo, Japan
- Universidad del Salvador, Buenos Aires, Argentina
- University of Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
- University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
- Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden