Women for Development

WFD logoSIT Graduate Institute has partnered with Women for Development (WFD), an Armenian NGO that is considered one of the most active peace-building organizations in the South Caucasus region. WFD is run by SIT alumna Gohar Markosyan. This partnership aims to bring talented, idealistic, and committed leaders with experience working in diverse settings to SIT’s master’s degree programs. The partnership also highlights the visions and values of both organizations in integrating the power of knowledge and service in addressing global issues.


Five SIT Peacebuilding Professionals Scholarships of $5,000 each will be awarded annually for select eligible participants.


To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must be active members of Women for Development.