Application for 2008-2009
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
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 July 2008 and June 2009. 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 ., by March 31, 2008. The awards will be
announced in June 2008.
Correspondences and information requests may be sent to:
The World Bank
Robert S. McNamara Fellowships Program