Nahar, Curriculum and Instruction Doctoral Student, Receives Peace Scholarship.

Posted on 9/23/21 12:44 AM

Lizoon Nahar, a doctoral student of Curriculum and Instruction, was awarded a Philanthropic Educational Organization International Peace Scholarship of $12,000 for the 2021–22 academic year.

This award recognizes Lizoon's community involvement in general, and the ongoing inquiry-based learning project that she has been leading since 2019 in Bangladesh. She was nominated for this award by her mentor, Crystal Machado, Professional Studies in Education.

The PEO is committed to fostering peace by supporting the education of women from outside the United States and Canada. Many international female graduate scholars who cannot focus on their research or studies due to financial hardship while living with their families abroad, with the support from PEO, can retain their focus on education. International students must demonstrate strong leadership in their home countries to avail this scholarship.

For additional information please visit PEO International.