Projects for Peace

The Projects for Peace fund student-generated community service summer projects that promote peace and conflict resolution.

2022-2023 Deadlines:

Internal deadline: January 23, 2023

National deadline: TBA (February)


The Projects for Peace support grassroots summer projects that align with the program's mission of promoting peace and/or addressing the roots of conflict. Recipients receive $10,000 to fund their project. 


In order to be eligible, a student must:

- be currently enrolled at Oxy (in any year)

- submit a proposal individually, or as part of a group

Nomination Process:

Oxy may nominate one project and one alternate per year. In order to be considered for Oxy nomination, please email the following materials as individual PDFs to by 11:59pm PT on January 23, 2023. Label each file with your name (e.g., lastname_firstname_personalstatement).

- two-page project proposal (note that you should work with and get approval from a partnering organization or organizations as you write this proposal)

- one-page budget for project