The Robert S. McNamara Fellowships program 2019-2020 has invited applications online from interested and eligible candidates, application deadline with registration of RSM Fellowship application at http://web.worldbank.org….
The Robert S. McNamara Fellowships Program provides scholarship to the students who have pursued their PhD from the developing countries and working in academic and research institutions in a developing country are available to apply for the scholarship, the Robert S. McNamara Fellowships program provides 6–10 months of funding up to $25,000 to conduct PhD research in a World Bank member developing country, the fund for the scholarship was started and maintained by Bangladesh, China, India, Kuwait, Nigeria, Pakistan, Peru, and former Yugoslavia.
The award is given to the selected students who are interested in pursuing their PhD from the developing countries and working in academic and research in their countries, number of scholarships are not specified.
Value of award:
The value of the scholarship includes or offers a scholarship 6–10 months of funding up to $25,000 to conduct PhD research in a World Bank member country.
Eligibility criteria for RSM Fellowship 2019-2020 for The Robert S. McNamara Fellowships Program
The following are the criteria that the contesting candidate should posses to apply for The Robert S. McNamara Fellowships program, the aim of the scholarship is to identify eligible candidates with the most innovative and relevant research proposals in the area of development.
- Candidate should be enrolled in a PhD program in a member developing country of the World Bank at the time of application
- Candidate must have completed all coursework and exam requirements for attaining a PhD at the time of application;
- Candidate must have a PhD thesis centered on a field of development.
Applying candidate should posses an age of 35 as prescribed in the application form candidates should go through the notification before applying.
The students who resides in a member developing country of the World Bank since enrolled in the PhD program with all eligible criteria are eligible to apply for the scholarship.
Application procedure to apply for The Robert S. McNamara Fellowships program 2019-2020
The following are the required criteria to apply for:
- application form
- An agreement to the terms and conditions for an RSMFP fellowship listed on the Application Form
- A recommendation form submitted online by the host university research advisor
- A completed recommendation form submitted online by the PhD Thesis supervisor.
Application form is to be submitted along with the documents mentioned above through e-mail through official website.
Application deadline: Expected
In the month of January, 2019 is the expected deadline to apply, candidate can visit official website for further information.