US/Canada Grants for Students of Developing Countries, 2014/15

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Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund is offering award for women applicants of developing countries to pursue their degree in the USA and Canada. Applicants must enrolled (in residence) at an accredited U.S. or Canadian educational institution for the academic year 2013-14 and intends to be enrolled for the 2014-15 academic year. An MMMF grant covers only a portion of the total costs for an academic year. Therefore, applicants need to access other financial resources. Application deadline is January 15, 2014.. For students from developing countries who are currently studying in the United States or Canada, the MMMF awards grants of approximately $12,000 each; grants are not renewable. The MMMF also typically invites the recipients to Washington DC to participate in a three day Awards Program organized in their honor.. This grant for developing country awarded towards the completion of her degree program in Canada and USA.
The research areas of this scholarship are: Not provided
Who can apply to this scholarship?
· A woman is eligible to apply for an MMMF grant if she meets all the following criteria: 1. Has a record of service to women and children and a commitment to improve the lives of women and children in developing countries 2. Resides in the U.S. or Canada at the time she submits the application 3. Is enrolled (in residence) at an accredited U.S. or Canadian educational institution for the academic year 2013
· 14, and intends to be enrolled for the 2014
· 15 academic year 4. Will use the grant toward the completion of her degree 5. Is a national of a lower or middle income developing member country, as designated by the MMMF Country Eligibility List 6. Is not a U.S. or Canadian citizen, permanent U.S. resident or Canadian Landed Immigrant 7. Intends to return to her country (or other developing country) within two years of completing use of the MMMF grant and perform at least two years of service 8. Demonstrates financial need and satisfactory academic performance 9. Is at least 25 years old by December 31, 2013 10. Is not related to a World Bank Group staff member or his/her spouse.
Benefits of the scholarship: The MMMF awards grants of approximately $12,000 each; grants are not renewable.
More information about the fellowship:
Duration: Not Known
Number of scholarships: Not provided

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