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Queen's University Clinton Award for Peace and Reconciliation

 

Description

A Masters level scholarship providing a full tuition-fee waiver to an exceptional female student from the United States who wishes to pursue study in a field related to politics, conflict transformation or human rights. The five M.A. programs covered by the award will include:
- LLM Human Rights Law
- MA Conflict Transformation and Social Justice
- MA Global Security and Borders
MA Politics
MA Violence, Terrorism and Security

Hillary Rodham Clinton made an outstanding contribution to reconciliation throughout the Northern Ireland peace process. She was a strong advocate for the inclusion of women's voices in the peace talks and became an inspirational role model for many in the Queen's community. This award, created in the former Senator's name, honours her long-standing commitment to peace, stability and education.

You must have applied to the University for study in one of the outlined programmes by 18th January; must be issued with an offer for your chosen programme by 15th February; must hold a 3.7 Cumulative GPA or above; must be a US citizen and must identify as female.

 

Eligiblity Information

Academic Level:
Senior, Bachelors degree (not currently enrolled), Masters, Undergraduate, Recently Graduated

Age minimum or maximum:*
No

Open to international students:
No

Required to demonstrate financial need:
No

Discipline Area(s):
Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary, Open to All Disciplines

Minimum GPA:
Yes
If yes, what is the minimum? 3.7

Demographic Information (preferred or required):
Women

Award type:
Scholarship

Amount Awarded:
Amount varies
Other: Full tuition

 

Application Information:

Application Deadline:
January

Date application is available:
October

USC endorsement required:
No

Sponsor:

Queen's University Belfast

 

Contact Information:

Primary Contact:
Ruth Walmsley

Position:

Phone:

Email:
r.walmsley@qub.ac.uk

Website:
http://go.qub.ac.uk/clinton

Address:
Queen's University Belfast, University Road
Belfast, Northern Ireland BT71NN
United Kingdom