The Women Scholarship for Peace: Global South is an initiative coordinated by the UN Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) at Vienna in partnership with 26 organisations whose work contribute to disarmament, non-proliferation and development-related issues. A total of 140 scholarships are made available to facilitate participation of women from the Global South at the training courses.

What is the Women Scholarship for Peace?

  • A Women Scholarship for Peace entails financial support for an early career woman from the Global South to take training courses about peace and development-related areas.
  • A total of 140 scholarships are available, covering all costs of registration and participation at the training courses.
  • Applications now open for: Asia/Pacific, Africa and Middle East (105 scholarships)
  • Applications to be announced in 2017: Latin America and the Caribbean (35 scholarships)

Find out more about the modalities of the scholarship by clicking here.

Application deadline

Wednesday 31 August 2016, 12pm (CET)
Incomplete applications and applications received after the deadline will not be considered.