Updated Dec 27, 2019CLOSED

Women Building Peace Award

The Women Building Peace Award represents the Institute’s commitment to highlighting the vital role of individual women who are working every day in fragile or conflict-affected countries or regions in the pursuit of peace. The award will honor a woman peacebuilder whose substantial and practical contribution to peace is an inspiration and guiding light for future women peacebuilders.
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CLOSEDJan 15, 2020Deadline
From $10,000Amount

Mandatory Requirements

Implemented In:
RegionLow and Middle Income Countries
Focus AreasPeace and Resilience (Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance)
Conflict Response (Humanitarian Assistance)
In order to be eligible for the award, nominees must meet the following requirements:

Nominee must be a woman who is at least 18 years of age or older.
Nominee must be a non-U.S. citizen working to build peace in a fragile or conflict-affected country or region.
Nominee cannot be currently or recently affiliated with USIP. This includes serving as a USIP staff member, contractor, fellow, or grantee within the 24 months before submission, or a former Women Building Peace awardee.

Application Directions

Complete the attached application and submit it via email.


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