- Peace Fellowships
 

2021 APPLICATION TIMETABLE for Rotary Clubs in District 5790 

January - March

  1. Identify outstanding Peace Fellow candidates.
  2. Encourage prospects to complete an application 
  3. Club interviews their candidate.
April - June
      4. Submit application and endorsement to District by 30 April.
      5. District committee reviews applications for qualification 
      6. District committee interviews all fully qualified applicants.
 
June 2021
       7. District committee will endorse or decline by June 30.       

 

District World Peace Fellows Sub-Committee

The District 5790 RWPF Sub-Committee has oversight responsibility for recruitment and nomination to two Rotary Foundation's educational programs.  These are:

Rotary Centers for International Studies and Rotary Peace and Conflict Studies

 

Rotary Centers for International Studies

     Where?

          1. Duke/ University of North Carolina-USA;    
          2. International Christian University (ICU)-Japan;
          3. The University of Bradford-England;
          4. The University of Queensland-Australia;
          5. Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden.
 

      What?                  Graduate study toward a master's degree.     

      How many?        50 master's degree fellowships

      Who?                   Chosen based on

  • Academic achievement
  • Ability to impact world peace and conflict resolution

      When?                 Deadlines for 2022-23 Applications, 

  • Club interviews and endorsements must be submitted to District by April 30.
  • District endorsement must be submitted to The Rotary Foundation before July 1.   

Rotary Peace and Conflict Studies

    Where?          

  1. Chulalongkorn University (Bangkok, Thailand)   
  2. Makerere University  (Kampala,  Uganda) 

    What?              3-month professional certificate program

    How many?    Up to 25 fellows are assigned to each session

    Who?               Adults and professionals working in conflict resolution

    When?             2 cycles - January-April and June-August

 

District 5790 Rotary World Peace Fellowships Sub-Committee

  • Jim C Quick,  Peace Fellows Chair
  • DG Roger Paschal
  • IPDG Peter Scott
  • PDG  J. Paul Lucas, District Rotary Foundation Chair
  • PDG  Sharron Miles
  • Peace Fellow  Jeff Whitfield
  • Peace Fellow Kirk Driver
Contact Jim C Quick, jquick@uta.edu, 817-564-5653 for more information.