The United Nations mandated University for Peace announced a new fellowship that will pay for half of the tuition for a one-year masters program at the school in Ciudad Colón.
Peace Builders Fellowship is for young professionals interested in establishing peace, international cooperation and conflict resolution, a release said.
The university works with students in more than 50 countries. Upon graduation, students will have the skills to work internationally in fields such as human rights and education. They can also obtain a doctorate in Peace and conflict studies.
The fellowship is for the 2013-2014 academic year. Applications will be accepted until Jan. 31. More information is available at http://www.upeace.org/admissions/general.cfm.