15 December 2018, (For the first phase).
1 April 2019, (For the second phase).
International Peace Scholarship (IPS) from P.E.O Organization (Philanthropic Educational Organization).
The International Peace Scholarship Fund, established in 1949, is a program which provides scholarships for selected women from other countries for graduate study in the United States and Canada. The scholarship is based upon demonstrated need; however, the award is not intended to cover all academic or personal expenses. The maximum amount awarded to a student is $12,500. Lesser amounts may be awarded according to individual needs.
P.E.O. was founded on 21 January,1869, by seven students at Iowa Wesleyan College in Mount Pleasant, Iowa. Today, P.E.O. has grown from that tiny membership of seven to more than 225,000 members in chapters throughout the U.S. and Canada, with headquarters in Des Moines, Iowa.
Opportunity Focus Areas:
- Any graduate field of study.
EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ, PALESTINE, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, LIBYA, SAUDI ARABIA, EMIRATES, KUWAIT, QATAR, BAHRAIN, OMAN, YEMEN, SOMALIA, DJIBOUTI, MAURITANIA, TURKEY, IRAN, CYPRUS, COMOROS, & OTHER COUNTRIES ARE NOT FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA.
The scholarship awarded is for one year of study from August to June or August to August. Renewal applications may be made for additional scholarship assistance under the following regulations:
- A recipient in graduate school is eligible to apply for one renewal of her scholarship. She may receive scholarship assistance for no more than two years.
- This scholarship is for women only.
- An applicant must be qualified for admission to full-time graduate study and working toward a graduate degree in an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada.
- Scholarships are not given for online courses, research, internships or for practical training if not combined with coursework.
- In order to qualify for her first scholarship, an applicant must have a full year of coursework remaining, be enrolled and in residence for the entire school year.
- Doctoral students who have completed coursework and are working only on dissertations are not eligible as first-time applicants.
- International students attending Cottey College are eligible to apply for a scholarship.
- Students receiving funding at Cottey may be eligible to apply for graduate IPS funds. However, combined total IPS support
will not exceed $25,000.
- The scholarship is based upon demonstrated need; however, the award is not intended to cover all academic or personal expenses. The maximum amount awarded to a student is $12,500. Lesser amounts may be awarded according to individual needs.
Apply for admission to full-time graduate study and working toward a graduate degree in an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada.
Complete and submit the Eligibility form.
You must submit a copy of the applicant’s confirmation of admission with the application.
No consideration will be given to applicants lacking evidence of admission.
Wait for an email regarding your eligibility status. If you are eligible, the rest of the application forms will appear the next time you access your dashboard to start the second phase.
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This Scholarship Published by:
” Aya Gamal ElGeddawy/ Egypt “
Reviewed by” Nermine Nejima/ Tunisia ”
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