Rotary Peace Fellows started teaching each other about their respective specialisms in the peace field. (Photo: Dhruti Shah - BBC)

Is a peace scholarship worth pursuing?

(Dhruti Shah for the BBC) In 1948, peacemaker Gladys Muir established what is believed to be the world’s first undergraduate programme in peace studies, at Manchester College, in Indiana, in the US. Peace and conflict study courses are on offer at universities and educational centres around the world.