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Dorothy Marchus Senesh Fellowship for Women from Countries in the Global South in Peace and Development Studies - Sixteenth Biennial Award (2020-2021)

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted November 22, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on January 14, 2020
Dorothy Marchus Senesh Fellowship for Women logo
Dorothy Marchus Senesh Fellowship for Women logo

The International Peace Research Association (IPRA) Foundation was founded in 1990 as a non-profit, tax-exempt organization.

The Foundation's purpose is to promote peace research and scholarship throughout the world.

Eligibility Criteria:
1. The Dorothy Senesh Fellowship is available to women from countries in the Global South who have completed a Bachelor’s degree, who have been accepted into a graduate program, and whose graduate work is to be focused on issues related to the goals of IPRA;
2. Funds will only be dispersed when the selected candidate is admitted into a graduate program;
3. Awards are considered based on need; therefore students with substantial funding sources are less likely to be considered for the award;
4. This fellowship is not for research purposes and proposals.
5. Do not apply if applicants are male, if applicants are an undergraduate, or if applicants are not from a country in the Global South.

Utilize This Offer

Every other year (beginning in 1990) two women receive school expenses in the amount of $5,000 per year for two years.

Applications are due by Jan 15, 2020. Please write in English or in Spanish.
Announcement of the Awards will be made by Mar 1, 2020.

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Nov 22, 2019
Nov 22, 2019

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply = increase your chances of success!
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and atests usually required from an organization like yours);
3. Write (baby steps...!) and discuss a project draft - to validate the priorities within your group and to train your grant writing skills;
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your oroposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Visit the World Pulse website >>> My Pulse >>> Resources and then use its filters (right upper corner) to find what may really suit you;
6; Share the opportunities that may not apply to you but can interest others;
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests; yes, tell these storiies too... - they will enlighten and inspire your network.

Jill Langhus
Nov 23, 2019
Nov 23, 2019

Thanks, Ana.