2016 MMMF Grant for Women of Developing Countries in South Africa, and applications are submitted till August 30, 2015. Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund is offering grant for women of developing countries in South Africa. Applicant must be women and enrolled at the University of Pretoria, the University of Cape Town, the University of Stellenbosch or the University of Witwatersrand. After the completion of the program applicants must return to their home countries. Applicants must be in financial need and must have good academic performance. Full details:
School(Institutions/ Country): University of Witwatersrand, University Stellenbosch, University of Pretoria and University of Capetown | South Africa
(Grant is available for students who are currently studying at the
University of Witwatersrand, University Stellenbosch, University of
Pretoria and University of Capetown}
of the courses offered by the University of Witwatersrand, University
Stellenbosch, University of Pretoria and University of Capetown.
Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund
MMMF Grant for Women of Developing Countries are targeted
for Women applicants of developing countries (Afghanistan, Gambia,
Mozambique, Bangladesh, The Guinea, Myanmar, Benin, Guinea-Bisau,
Nepal, Burkina Faso, Haiti, Niger, Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Cambodia,
Korea, Dem Rep., Sierra Leone, Central African Republic, Kyrgyz
Republic, Somalia, Liberia, Tajikistan, Comoros, Madagascar,
Tanzania, Malawi, Togo, Congo, Dem. Rep, Eritrea, Mali, Uganda,
Ethiopia, Mauritania, Zimbabwe, Albania, Indonesia, Samoa, Armenia,
India, São Tomé and Principe, Belize, Iraq, Senegal, Bhutan,
Kiribati, Solomon Islands, Bolivia, Kosovo, South Sudan, Cameroon,
Lao PDR, Sri Lanka, Cape Verde,
Lesotho, Sudan, Congo, Rep., Marshall Islands, Swaziland, Côte d’Ivoire, Micronesia, Fed. Sts., Syrian Arab Republic, Djibouti, Moldova, Timor-Leste, Egypt, Arab Rep., Mongolia, Tonga, El Salvador, Morocco, Ukraine, Fiji, Nicaragua, Uzbekistan, Georgia, Nigeria, Vanuatu, Ghana, Pakistan, Vietnam, Guatemala, Papua New Guinea, West Bank and Gaza,
Guyana, Paraguay, Yemen, Rep., Honduras, Philippines, Zambia, Angola, Ecuador, Palau, Algeria, Gabon, Panama, American Samoa, Grenada, Peru, Antigua and Barbuda, Iran, Islamic Rep., Romania, Argentina, Jamaica, Russian Federation, Azerbaijan, Jordan, Serbia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Seychelles, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Latvia, South Africa, Botswana, Lebanon, St. Lucia, Brazil, Libya, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Bulgaria, Lithuania, Suriname, Chile, Macedonia, FYR, Thailand, China, Malaysia, Tunisia, Colombia, Maldives, Turkey, Costa Rica, Mauritius, Turkmenistan, Cuba, Mexico, Tuvalu, Dominica, Montenegro and Uruguay)
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awards grants of approximately US$4,000 each.
‣ For students from developing countries who are currently studying in South Africa at the University of Pretoria, the University of Cape Town, the University of Stellenbosch and the University of Witwatersrand.
applicants are women from developing countries who are currently
studying in South Africa at the University of Pretoria, the
University of Cape Town, the University of Stellenbosch and the
University of Witwatersrand.
a commitment and record of service to women and/or children in the
to return to a developing country about two years after completing
use of the MMMF grant.
financial need by providing relevant financial information and
updated information on other scholarships needed.
enrolled in an accredited educational institution in a country where
MMMF implements its programs for the full academic year in which the
application is submitted and the entire period covered by the grant.
a national of an eligible developing country
satisfactory academic performance at the university where she is
at least 25 years old by the relevant application deadline.
be an immediate or extended family member of any World Bank Group,
IMF or Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) staff member or his/her
received a MMMF grant in any prior year.
recipients for the 2016 MMMF Grant for Women of Developing Countries
will be notified by December 2015 at the earliest.
can apply online. http://www.mmmf-grants.org/memorial/
Applications are due on August
forms and guidelines can be download from the official website
is important to read the application procedure, and visit the
official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how
to apply for