Davis Projects for Peace Grant

Applications for the Davis Projects for Peace Grants are now being accepted. This program is open to any undergraduate student in the United States. Expires in 30 days!

Grant Description
The Davis Projects for Peace program enables undergraduates around the country to design grassroots “projects for peace” that use a summer to address global social issues. Middlebury College runs this program, which is supported by the late internationalist and philanthropist Kathryn Wasserman Davis. At Northwestern, the Buffett Institute and the Office of Fellowships work together to facilitate the grant progress.

Award Value
The $10,000 grant funds a summer project with a nonprofit focused on some dimension of enabling peace in a global world.

Level and Area of Studies
Non – degree program any field.

Place of Study
In the United States of America.

Eligibility and Criteria

  • Projects can be driven by research or a more applied experience, as long as it connects the participant with an established organization. Many student projects revolve around direct volunteerism, philanthropy, or development work.
  • Individual work or teams of 2-4 people is acceptable.
  • Seniors are not eligible for this award.

Applicants’ Nationality
The United States citizens may apply this grant.

Application Instruction
Northwestern will nominate two projects to be reviewed by the Projects for Peace staff at Middlebury College.

Submission Deadline
January 14, 2019.

Website and Application Link