One-time award for female students from developing countries already enrolled in accredited universities in the USA/Canada and selected universities in Latin America and South Africa (see MMEG.org for details). Candidates must articulate prior and future commitment to improve wellbeing of women and children; plan to return to their countries or a developing country within two years. Must be over 25 years of age. U.S. citizens not eligible.

Award Information

Award Amount
$7,000 - $15,000
Number of Awards
27 - 35
Application Deadline
January 15
Available to Class Level
None specified
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
Female
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Chairman, Selection Committee
Margaret McNamara Education Grants
Address
Not reported
City, State, Zip
Washington, DC , 20433
Telephone
Not reported
E-mail
mmeg@worldbank.org
Website
Website

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