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Harold Schnitzer Spirit of Unity Peace Leadership Award

Awards to Oregon Schools and Student Groups for
Service Projects that Contribute to World Peace

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Wholistic Peace Institute - Harold and Arlene Schnitzer CARE Foundation

Deadline Date:

09/15/20

Description:

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Awards of $500 to Oregon clubs at schools and community colleges for student-led activities that foster world peace or initiatives to improve society. The award program serves to highlight the exceptional work of students in promoting peace and service projects in schools and communities, and to making the world a safer and better place for all.

Applications for student peace clubs or projects that focus on peace; or Nobel Peace Laureates as leadership models; or conflict resolution or mediation to resolve conflict, or peacemaking skills; or that promoted or will promote human rights and civil rights; or will reduce bullying or gang violence in schools; or that will embrace diversity and promote tolerance will be accepted.

All students that apply to the Wholistic Peace Institute and are selected to receive this award are invited to attend a ceremony and have an opportunity to present the peace project idea and to receive the school’s prize and certificate from a Nobel Peace Laureate winner.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 172955

Estimated Size of Grant:

Awards of $500.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Eligible: Peace, human rights, or conflict resolution clubs and projects at Oregon elementary, middle, and high schools and community colleges.

Pre-Application Information:

Deadline: September 15, 2020

Early applications are being accepted by June 15, 2020 for schools wishing to host the World Peace Maker for Fall 2020.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Email applications to: educatingforpeace1@gmail.com

Or submit to:
Nancy Spanovich
WPI-Educating for Peace
PO Box 597
West Linn, Oregon 97068

503-701-9987

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Oregon

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