Kroc Institute in the University of Notre Dame in the USA is inviting applications for the Master of Global Affairs – International Peace Studies scholarship in 2023.
Now more than ever, the world needs skilled peacebuilders who understand global and local dynamics and who take strategic action for peace and justice. Come study strategic peacebuilding at one of the world’s leading centers for the study of violent conflict and strategies for sustainable peace.
The IPS concentration builds on the Kroc Master’s Degree in International Peace Studies. Over its 30-year history, the program equipped over 1,700 students to serve around the world in the public, private and nonprofit sectors, including government agencies, multinational organizations, international research and policy centers, and local, regional, and global nongovernmental organizations.
Following a year of coursework on campus, participants in the IPS concentration will spend six months working with leading organizations in Asia, Africa, Latin America, the Middle East, or the United States, strengthening their professional skills through reflective practice. Students return to campus for their final semester to complete an integrative master’s capstone project.
Worth of Award
The Kroc Institute offers all students who are accepted into the master’s program a full scholarship and stipend for housing and living expenses.
The MGA program seeks:
- Close engagement with policymakers and practitioners;
- multi-disciplinary faculty and students from around the world;
- Extended fieldwork with global and local partner organizations.
- MGA students can also pursue concentrations in Sustainable Development and Global Affairs + Specialization.
How to Apply
- To apply, visit the website and fill in the online application form.
- All applicants to the MGA program are required to submit GRE scores with their applications with the exception of applicants to the International Peace Studies concentration from outside the U.S.
Deadline: Application closes December 15 each year.