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Dorothy Marchus Senesh Fellowship Program 2023


Dorothy Senesh was a long-time activist for international peace and justice. Her husband, Lawrence Senesh, established this fellowship following her death in 1989. The first award was made at the IPRA 25th Anniversary conference, July 1990, in Groningen, Netherlands and has been made biennially (every other year) ever since.

Dorothy Marchus Senesh Fellowship 2023/2024 for Women in Peace & Development Studies from the Global South  Advertisement

  • Position(s): Several
  • Applications closing Date: September 9, 2023
  • Vacancy Type: Permanent/Temporary.
  • Company Name: Dorothy Marchus Senesh


  • Every other year (beginning in 1990), two women receive school expenses in the amount of $5,000 per year for two years.


  • Open to women from countries in the Global South who have completed a Bachelor’s degree, who have been accepted into a graduate programme, and whose graduate work is to be focused on issues related to the goals of the IPRA Foundation.
  • Funds will only be dispersed when the selected candidate is admitted into a graduate programme.
  • Awards are considered based on need; therefore, students with substantial funding sources are less likely to be considered for the award.


Required application materials include:

  • Application (English, Spanish or French)
  • Letter of Acceptance to your graduate programme (maybe PDF)
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation (recommenders must email letters directly to Ms. Crystal Money.)

Email one copy of the application form to Programme Administrative Assistant Philip Armour at seneshfellowship@iprafoundation.org.

For more information, visit Dorothy Marchus Senesh Fellowship.


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