Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship

The Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship is a highly competitive national fellowship program that provides recent college and graduate school alumni with the opportunity to gain a Washington perspective on key issues of peace and security.  Scoville Fellows will work with nonprofit, public-interest organizations for a six-to-nine month period.

Eligibility Requirements
See website for details.

Fellows receive a salary of $2,900 per month and health insurance, plus travel expenses to Washington, DC.  The program also provides $1,000 per fellow for professional development to attend relevant conferences or meetings.  See website for further details.

Application Deadline
Early January for fall program
Early October for spring program

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Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund

The Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund provides grants to students actively working for peace and justice.  These need-based scholarships are awarded to those able to do academic work at the university level and who are part of the progressive movement on campus and in the community.  Early recipients worked for civil rights, against McCarthyism, and for peace in Vietnam.  Recent grantees have been active in the struggle against racism, sexism, homophobia, and other forms of oppression; building the movement for economic justice; and creating peace through international anti-imperialist solidarity.  Applicants must have participated in activities in the US.

The maximum grant is $10,000 per year

Application Deadline
Early April

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