2016/17 P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship for Women in USA and Canada

2016/17 P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship for Women in USA and Canada

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. Members of P.E.O. believe that education is fundamental to world peace and understanding.

School(Institutions/ Country): | United States or Canada.

Level: Graduate , PhD

Field(s): any subject

Deadline: December 15, 2015

Funded By: The Philanthropic Education Organizsation (PEO) Sisterhood

Beneficiaries(Target Groups): 2016-2017 PEO International Peace Scholarships are targeted for selected women from other countries for graduate study in the United States or Canada.

Scholarship

‣ The 2016-2017 PEO International Peace Scholarships are based upon demonstrated need; however, the award is not intended to cover all academic or personal expenses. At the time of application, the applicant is required to indicate additional financial resources adequate to meet her estimated expenses. Examples of additional resources are personal and family funds, tuition waivers, work scholarships, teaching assistantships, study grants and other scholarships.

‣ The maximum amount awarded to a student is $10,000. Lesser amounts may be awarded according to individual needs

Eligibility

Have what it takes to avail 2016-2017 PEO International Peace Scholarships ?

‣  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.

‣  A student who is a citizen or permanent resident of the United States or Canada is not eligible.

‣ 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.

IPS Documents

Printable IPS Policies (PDF – updated 06/14)

2016-17 IPS Application Calendar

Scholarship Application Method 

IPS APPLICATION CALENDAR DATES for the 2016-2017 Term of Study

September 15, 2015

IPS begins to accept Eligibility Forms

December 15, 2015

Last day to submit Eligibility Forms

March 1, 2016

Last day to submit completed application materials from applicants already enrolled in the graduate program and school for which their scholarship is intended

April 1, 2016

Last day to submit completed application materials from applicants not yet enrolled in the graduate program or school for which the scholarship is intended

Last day to submit completed application materials for applicants who will be attending Cottey College

May 2016

Notification of scholarship awards

June 1, 2016

Last day for students to accept IPS scholarships

‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website

‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

For more Information about 2016-2017 PEO International Peace Scholarships

9 Comments

  1. Gemechu Bayisa

    October 9, 2015 at 11:15 AM

    I glad to join this scholar ship!

  2. Edosa

    October 9, 2015 at 5:17 PM

    Thank you!

  3. Edosa

    October 9, 2015 at 5:20 PM

    Thank you

  4. asma abdalle

    October 10, 2015 at 5:55 PM

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  5. kumnger tekola

    October 17, 2015 at 6:01 AM

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  7. Hanamariam adane

    December 14, 2015 at 2:05 PM

    my name is Hanamariam Adana ,I’m graduated from Arbaminch university of Ethiopia by civil engineering in 2015. i want to study phd in relative filed please give me the chance to rich my dream. if you willing to give me the opportunity contact me with my phone number 251912175502.thank you for this chance

  8. Tigist Tsebaye

    December 15, 2015 at 9:11 PM

    I am Tigist Tsebaye from Ethiopia I have BA Degree in environmental science from Haromaya university& please give me a chance to get a scholarship!!

  9. bisrat yallew

    January 1, 2016 at 4:50 PM

    Iam bsc nurse i want upgrade and scholarship

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