The Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship is now open. Candidates should be the U.S citizens or foreign people living within U.S.A. Selected fellows will spend up to nine months for working in relevant fields in Washington, DC. Up to $3,100 of monthly salary will be given. The application deadline is October 1, 2018.
The Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship Program invites college graduates to apply for full-time, six-to-nine month fellowships in Washington, DC. Outstanding individuals will be selected to work with nonprofit, public-interest organizations addressing peace and security issues. Applications are especially encouraged from candidates with a strong interest in these issues who have prior experience with public-interest activism or advocacy. Scoville Fellows will choose to work with one of the twenty-seven organizations participating in the program. With the assistance of the program director, Fellows will select a placement which best matches their interests and the needs of the host organization.
A range of benefits will be awarded to the successful fellows as follow: a salary of $3,100 per month and health insurance, plus travel expenses to Washington, DC. The program also provides $1,000 per fellow for professional development to attend relevant conferences or meetings that could cover travel, accommodations, and registration fees.
Level and Area of Studies
This is a non-degree program in the area that covered by the Scoville Fellowship. Please see the list of the areas at web link below.
Place of Study
In Washington D.C, U.S.A
Eligibility and Criteria
To be eligible, applicants are expected to have completed a baccalaureate degree by the time the fellowship commences. Preference is given to United States citizens, although a fellowship to a foreign national residing in the U.S. is awarded periodically. Please note, this fellowship available for those demonstrate interest to work in the relevant field and intend to pursue career on international peace and security issues with public-interest organizations, the Federal Government, academia, or media.
The U.S citizens are welcome to apply.
To apply, all eligible candidates are advised to click the application link below.
October 1 and 1 April every year.