Women Scholarship for Peace: Global South in Austria

Entries for the Women Scholarship for Peace: Global South are now being accepted. This scholarship program is exclusively open to female candidates who are the citizens of any country in Africa, Asia/Pacific, Middle East, Latin America & Caribbean. Up to 140 awards will be given away. The winner will participate in training program in the area of peace and development. The closing date of application is 31 August 2016.

Scholarship Description
The Women Scholarship for Peace: Global South is an initiative coordinated by the UN Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) at Vienna in partnership with 26 organisations whose work contribute to disarmament, non-proliferation and development-related issues. A total of 140 scholarships are made available to facilitate participation of women from the Global South at the training courses.

Award Value
A total of 140 scholarships are available, covering all costs of registration and participation in the training courses.

Level and Area of Studies
Non-degree program in peace and development-related areas.

Place of Study
The program will be taken in Vienna, Austria.

Eligibility and Criteria
This Women Scholarship for Peace: Global South  is open to female candidates who are between 22 and 32 years of age.

Applicants’ Nationality
Candidates should be the citizens of countries in these regions: Asia/Pacific, Africa and the Middle East.

Application Instruction
Application should be made through the online system at the link below.

Submission Deadline
31 August 2016.

Website and Application Link