Fill out all the required fields below to complete your formal application to the Fellowship.
Please note that this is only the first portion of a complete Shriver Peaceworker Application. Please review the application submission requirements on our website: http://shrivercenter.umbc.edu/shriver-peaceworker/what-is-peaceworker/how-do-i-apply/
Submit the following required application items to Peaceworker:
A Peace Corps Description of Service (DOS), or a draft DOS if you are still in service*
Complete official academic transcripts**
A personal statement*
*These should be separately emailed to email@example.com. All materials submitted via email should be attached in a standard format, i.e. Microsoft Word or PDF. The body of the email should contain the applicant’s name and a reference to materials attached to the message. Please do not paste materials directly into the body of the email. Your personal statement should be no more than three pages long and should tell us what you are all about, what draws you to Peaceworker, how these two years will fit into your larger goals, and what about you would bring to the program.
** Transcripts should be mailed directly from your academic institutions to:
The Shriver Peaceworker ProgramAttn: Charlotte KenistonThe Shriver CenterUniversity of Maryland Baltimore County1000 Hilltop CircleBaltimore, MD 21250
***In a few cases people have experienced technical issues submitting this online form. If you have difficulty, please try using another browser (such as google chrome), or submit this information via email with your other application documents to firstname.lastname@example.org ***
Your first reference should preferably be a supervisor level position with the Peace Corps, currently or in the past. Examples would include your Country Director, Program and Training Officer, or Associate Program Coordinator.
Your second reference should preferably be from an academic or other professional source.