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Sidney Topol Fellowship at Brandeis University in USA 2021

Brandeis University Heller School for Social Policy and Management at is providing the Sidney Topol Fellowship in Nonviolence Practice to candidates for the Master’s Degree studies in Coexistence and Conflict (COEX) in AY 2020/2021.

For the duration of their year in residence, the Topol Fellows will be in charge of planning and organizing the Sidney Topol Lecture in Nonviolence which will invite to campus a leader in the subject. After their academic year in residence, Topol Fellows will obtain required practicum placements in establishments that use nonviolence means to attain sustainable peace, or in establishments devoted to developing such means. Topol Fellows are required to produce a report detailing their experiences at Heller and in the field, and to share their expectations for furthering a career focused on the use of nonviolent methods in conflict-ridden areas.

Host Institution(s):

Brandeis University

Field(s) of study:

Master’s Degree program in Coexistence and Conflict (COEX)

Number of Scholarships:

Not specified

Target group:

Applicants for the Master’s Degree program in Coexistence and Conflict program who are able to prove that their community benefitted from their personal commitment to nonviolent principles through prior volunteer or work projects.

Scholarship value/inclusions:

Full tuition scholarship. This fellowship does not cover airfare, fees, health insurance, or housing.

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Eligibility for Sidney Topol Fellowship at Brandeis University

Candidates for the Sidney Topol Fellowship in Nonviolence Practice are required to demonstrate that their community gained from their personal devotion to nonviolent principles via prior volunteer or work projects and they must commit to returning to their community within the next 2 years after graduation from the COEX program, to establish projects in nonviolence.

How to Apply for Sidney Topol Fellowship at Brandeis University

In addition to submitting a complete application to the Coexistence and Conflict program, fellowship applicants must submit the following materials:

  • A personal statement which specified their previous work in nonviolence, and their planned work, and how obtaining the MA in Coexistence and Conflict will help them be successful in these undertakings.
  • An interview either by phone or in-person may be required.

The annual deadline for applications for the fellowship is 15 April.

Please visit the official website (link found below) for additional information on how to apply for this scholarship award.

Official Scholarship Website

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Application Deadline

  • 15 April

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