PEO International Peace Scholarship

Deadline: December 15
Amount: Maximum award for twelve months of study is $6,000

Description: Scholarships are awarded annually to women students who are citizens of countries other than the U.S. or Canada for graduate study in the U.S. or Canada. (Doctoral students who have completed course work and are working on dissertations are not eligible. First-time applicants seeking assistance for less than one academic year will not be considered.)


  • students must be admitted to a degree program by April 1
  • applicants must submit a witnessed statement that upon graduation they will return to their home countries to pursue professional careers


PEO Executive Office
3700 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312-2899