The Jennings Randolph (JR) Peace scholarship Dissertation Program awards scholarships to students at U.S. universities who are writing doctoral dissertations with clear relevance for policy and practice in the field of international peacebuilding and conflict management.
Each year the program awards approximately ten Peace Scholar Fellowships. The fellowships last for 10 months, starting in September. Fellowships are open to citizens of any country and dissertation projects in all disciplines are welcome.
The 2014-2015 Peace Scholarship fellowship competition is now OPEN. The application deadline is Friday, December 13, 2013 by 5:00pm/17:00 EST. To start the application, please click on the “Apply Now” button below:
- Former Peace Scholar Angelica Duran-Martinez (2011-2012) finished her dissertation in Spring 2013 and will be starting a tenure-track research and teaching position at the University of Massachusetts-Lowell in September 2013.
- Former Peace Scholar Sheena Chestnut Greitens (2011-2012) recently published a Brookings Northeast Asia Commentary, “US-China Relations & America's Alliances in Asia”. Sheena is currently an Academy Scholar, Harvard Academy for International & Area Studies and a Research Fellow, Harvard Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies.
- Former Peace Scholar Andrew Radin (2011-2012) completed his dissertation from the University of Southern California and received a Hayward R. Alker Post-Doctoral Fellowship for 2012-2013. He published articles in The National Interest in August 2012 and in Survival in April/May 2012.