The World Bank Robert S. McNamara Fellowships Program 2012-2013
The Robert S. McNamara Fellowships Program provides support to young researchers working in academic and research institutions from developing countries and preparing a doctoral thesis in a subject related to development. Research grants cover residence costs in a university or research center in a member country of the World Bank other than the home country or country of residence of the candidate.
Fellowships are awarded for a period of five to ten months and must be completed between December 2012 andNovember 2013. The maximum amount of the grant is US$25,000.
Application forms and information about the application procedure are available on the World Bank Scholarships Program website: www.worldbank.org/scholarships
Completed application packages must be received in Washington, D.C., by July 31, 2012. The awards will be announced in November 2012.
Correspondence and information requests may be sent to:
fax: (202) 522-4036