A typical award period is as follows:
|Issue Request for Proposals||April 1|
|Summary Proposal Submission Deadline||September 30|
|Announcement of Shortlist||January 1|
|Final Proposal Submission Deadline||January 31|
|Announcement of the Grant Nominees||April 1|
Between 1945 and 2000, there were over 300 international conflicts and more than 3,750 cases of mediation.