The World Bank Robert S. McNamara (RSM) Fellowships Program (RSMFP)

22.03.2019

The World Bank Robert S. McNamara Fellowships Program

Call for Applications from PhD candidates Application Deadline: May 2, 2019

The Award: Up to US$25,000 to travel abroad to conduct PhD research under the supervision of a host research advisor at a university or research institution located in a World Bank member country for a 6 to 10-month period starting between September and December 2019.

Applicants must meet the following core Eligibility Criteria:

• Be a citizen of a World Bank member developing country
• Be 35 years of age or younger
• Be enrolled in a PhD program on a development topic in a member developing country of the World Bank
• Have completed all coursework and exam requirements for attaining a PhD

Application Process:

Visit the RSMFP page of www.worldbank.org/scholarships for the complete list of eligibility and selection criteria, eligible fields of development, and the application process. The call for applications will be opened during March 28 – May 2, 2019. During that time, the application and the opportunity to email questions will be available.

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