Scholarships and awards
External Awards: Robert S. McNamara Fellowship Program
They are specifically looking for doctoral candidates whose field of research for their master's degree was related to development in fields such as economics, health, education, agriculture, environment, natural resource management, or other development‑related subject, among other criteria.
Research grants cover residence costs for a 6 to 10 month period in a renowned university or research center.
Preference is given to lecturers and researchers who are employed in academic or research institutions in their home country and are currently enrolled in PhD programs. Fellows must commit to return to their home country when their fellowship ends to complete their PhD and to work.
The application package is due by February 11, 2015.
Simon Fraser University welcomes graduate students from other universities who wish to visit in order to undertake research. See our visiting graduate research student page for details.