Projects for Peace The Vision of Kathryn W. DavisDo you have an idea for how to help your community? Are you ready to take action around a social issue you feel passionate about? Or are you hoping for a career in peace-building and change-making? Then, you should consider applying for Projects for Peace.

Projects for Peace is a global program that encourages young adults to develop innovative, community-centered, and scalable responses to the world’s most pressing issues. Launched in 2007 by Kathryn W. Davis, Projects for Peace works with more than 115 partner institutions worldwide to identify and fund at least 100 student-led initiatives each summer.

Selected students receive a $10,000 grant to implement their projects during summer break, turning their ideas into reality and making a tangible impact.


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Projects for Peace Application

The Projects for Peace program hopes to encourage student initiative, innovation and entrepreneurship focusing on conflict prevention, resolution or reconciliation. 

Contact & Location


First Floor College Hall
155 South Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01002