Peace Direct’s Tomorrow’s Peacebuilders Awards: Deadline 9/6

By: David J. Smith, August 17, 2017

If you know of a exemplary peacebuilder (person or organization), consider submitting their application to Peace Direct’s Tomorrow’s Peacebuilders Awards.  The deadline is 9/6.

Eligibility

These are global awards. There is no geographical restriction on applications. In order to be eligible to enter, you must:

  • Undertake peacebuilding work – your organisation is either a peacebuilding organisation or has peacebuilding as a substantial element of your work.
  • Be locally based – your organisation must be based in the country or communities where your work will be done. If your organisation operates in multiple countries, you are not eligible to enter. (Note cross-border projects are eligible.)
  • Be an independent organisation, not an in-country or satellite organisation of an international NGO.
  • Be working, or planning to work, in at least one of the following thematic areas: women-led peacebuilding; youth-led peacebuilding; or inter-religious peacebuilding.

In order to help decide whether to enter or not, we recommend you read our Guidance Notes and Terms and Conditions.

Deadline

Applications will be accepted from 12 July 2017 until 06 September 2017We strongly recommend applying as early as possible. We will review applications as they are submitted to ensure they are complete and correct, therefore early applications enjoy this advantage and a greater chance of success.

See the flyer below application information

 

tomorrows-peacebuilders-2017-flyer

Published by David J. Smith

I am a career coach, consultant, and head of a not for profit - the Forage Center - that offers humanitarian education training. I also teach at George Mason University and Drexel University. A one time lawyer, I spent many years teaching in a community college where I was a Fulbright U.S. Scholar teaching in Estonia. I'm the author of Peace Jobs: A Student's Guide to Starting a Career Working for Peace (IAP 2016). I've been married to my best friend for over 31 years and we have two well adjusted adult children who teach me something new everyday. I live in Rockville, Maryland.

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