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Robert S. McNamara Fellowships Program

The Robert S. McNamara Fellowships Program provides support to young researchers working in academic and research institutions from eligible countries preparing a doctoral thesis.

Scholarship value

  • Travel costs
  • Insurance costs
  • Living expenses
  • Fees for courses and participation to seminars
  • Books and software allowance

The maximum amount of the grant is US$ 25,000.

Country of Origin

World Bank Member Countries

Level of study


Field of study

Candidate's field of research should beĀ related to development at the master's level, in fields such as economics, health, education, agriculture, environment, natural resource management, or other developmentā€‘related subject.