The Rotary World Peace Fellows programme is a fully funded scholarship that is housed in 6 centres around the world. The UK is proud to have the University of Bradford as its centre.
The programme is a 15 month MA course and participants study areas of conflict resolution and peace negotiations as well as undertaking a 3 month applied field experience with charitable organisations and NGO's.
The Fellows are all from varied backgrounds and countries and all have experience of working in countries which have, or are, experiencing conflict or are working with organisations that support refugees, promote peace initiatives or develop programmes of a humanitarian nature.
Rotary International is the world's largest service organisation and draws its members from business, professional and community leaders. Open to men and women who wish to make a difference in their Local, National and International communities their motto is 'Service Above Self'.They also set themselves the aim of providing ethical leadership within their businesses and therefore within the community ast large.
Fuirther details on Rotary International can be found at www.rotary.org where links to your area can be found.