Projects for Peace: The Vision of Kathryn W. Davis

"My challenge to you is to bring about a mind-set of preparing for peace, instead of preparing for war."

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News Articles 2021

Former Projects for Peace Grantee Awarded Middlebury College 2021 Alumni Achievement Award

White Plains: Thrift 2 Fight Secondhand Clothing Sale June 18

Projects for Peace Grants Help Middlebury Students Envision a Future with No Immigration Detention

Thrift 2 Fight Announces Dates for Summer 2021 Tour as Part of Projects for Peace

Student's 'Project for Peace' Challenges Racism through Oral History (Middlebury College)

Crystal Flax '22 Awarded a Projects for Peace Grant (Union College)

Luther College Student Awarded $10,000 Davis Projects for Peace Grant

Former Projects for Peace Grantee Awarded Gates Cambridge Scholarship

Thrift 2 Fight Cofounder Jillian Reed '21 Wins $10,000 Davis Projects for Peace Grant (Bard College)

'Fostering Play in Cambodia' with Davis Projects for Peace Grant (Trinity College)

Public Service Leadership Awards Celebrate Student Service (Middlebury College)

Davis Projects for Peace Winners Create Mentorship Program in South Korea and Bring Arts into Social Work Education in Haiti (Colby College)

Ben Gellman '22, Deksyo Damtew '22 Projects for Peace Winner (Colorado College)

Baker Institute Awards Spotlight Entrepreneurial Mindset & Accessibility

Four Students Prepare for Davis Peace Projects (College of Idaho)

Sarah Schubert of Denison Recognized for Projects for Peace Selection

Philip O. Geier, Founder of Projects for Peace, Among Group Set to Receive Honorary Degrees from Trinity College

Think Global, Act Local: Living Leadership

Santa Fe Johnnies Win Projects for Peace Fellowship

Two Awarded $10,000 Projects for Peace Grants

Methembe Moyo on his Project, "Life as You Rise."

Davis Projects for Peace Funds Bates Students' Environmental, Social Empowerment Projects

Reed College Senior Wins Davis Award for Traffic Sign Project

Kenyon College's Asmod Khakurel '24 Receives Funding for Davis Peace Prize

Bowdoin College Senior Ruby Ahaiwe Awarded a Davis Projects for Peace

University of Rochester Sophomores Prepare for their Summer 2021 Project for Peace

Documentary chosen by Smithsonian for film festival

Former Projects for Peace grant recipient wins Gates Cambridge Scholarship


News Articles 2019

Light By Which To Dream

Hope in an African Slum (video)

Science Was Her Lifeline. Now She Helps Other Girls Discover It. 

Rochester Senior Named Schwarzman Scholar

University of Pennsylvania Project for Peace Wins President's Engagement Award

Meet Hamza Farrukh, The Man Who Created The Innovative ‘Oasis Box’ To Tackle The Global Water Crisis

COA Senior Wins Prestigious Watson Fellowship

25 Years After the Rwandan Genocide, We Need to Keep Our Focus on Young Women

Wartburg College students receive grant to help communities in Africa


News Articles 2018

Kahindi ’18 Awarded Rhodes Scholarship

Beyond One Summer

Student-led initiative builds digital libraries in Ecuador

TRII is growing immigration advocacy, and it's powered by Brandeis students

Congratulations to Shining Hope for Communities

It's Getting More Difficult for Foreign Journalists to Work in the U.S.

Students Organize Summit to Empower Kenyan Youth with Albinism


News Articles 2016

Trinity College's decade of involvement in Projects for Peace


News Articles 2011

Project #25 Cultivating Roots — Connecticut College
New York 1 TV News report
Health First New York Web story


News Articles 2010

International House
Project #465 Music Works

Project #368 - Connecticut College: Article 1 Article 2

Transforming Lives


Kirsten Mandala taught children in Rwanda about conflict resolution and alternatives to violence. A student at Reed College, she saw major changes in behavior over the eight weeks of the program.

News Articles 2009

Project #242 - Connecticut College

Project #243 - Connecticut College: Article 1 Article 2


News Articles 2008

Project #12- Carleton College

Project #15- Clark University: Article 1 Article 2

Project #16 & #17- Colby College

Project #19 & # 20- College of the Atlantic

Project #126 - Connecticut College:Article 1 Article 2

Project #127 - Connecticut College

Project #41- Hamilton College

Project #48- Kenyon College

Project #51- Lewis & Clark College

Project #60 & #61- Middlebury College

Project #73 & #73- Skidmore College

Project #78- Trinity College

Project #80 - Union College

Project #83- University of Oklahoma

Project #86- University of Virginia

Project #88- Wartburg College

Project #92- Wesleyan College

Project #94- Westminster College: Article 1 Article 2

Project #98- Williams College


News Articles 2007

Project #25 - Connecticut College Article 1 Article 2

Project #47- Lewis & Clark College

Project #96- Wheaton College

Project #52- Methodist University