Invitation to Apply for Scholarships to Study Peace-Building and Development
We are pleased to announce the availability of scholarships for 10 well-motivated and competent Rwandan students who would like to pursue the 3-year Honors Bachelor’s degree in Peace-Building and Development from October 2018 at our Huye campus (See the program description attached). Currently, students from Rwanda, Burundi, the DR Congo, Tanzania, South Sudan, Gabon and Japan are studying in this Bachelor’s degree program whose main aim is to foster a network of “peace-builders” across national boundaries.
Successful applicants will receive 50% of the tuition fees and annual registrations fees (RWF 172,500/year) for 3 years. The remaining costs of studying at PIASS including the remaining tuition fees and registration fees, the fees for internship and dissertation supervision (RWF 150,000 for the final year only),dormitory fees (RWF 10,000/month) as well as living expenses at our Huye campus must be covered by the student or his/her own sponsor(s).
The successful applicants must:
❖ be not more than 35 years of age;
❖ have completed high school education with at least two principal passes or equivalent results; and
❖ demonstrate an active participation in peace and development related activities.
The applicant is required to submit:
❖ Filled PIASS application form (which can be downloaded from www.piass.ac.rw): Application fees are not required for those who have not been selected.) + Notarized copy of national examination certificate
❖ Copies of secondary school transcripts (the last 3 years) + Copies of other training certificates/diplomas (if any)
❖ Copy of national ID
❖ Two passport-size color photographs
❖ Letter of motivation written in English by the applicant him/herself
❖ Two recommendation letters in English or French
Application deadline: August 25, 2018
The application should be submitted or mailed to the Office of the Registrar, PIASS P.O.Box 619, Huye
If you have any questions,please forward them to: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information,please Download: Scholarship for Rwandan Students 2018-2019.pdf