The IDRC Research Awards 2018 call is now open

June 08, 2017

Morogoro region, rural Tanzania

IDRC / Machteld van den Berg

IDRC is now accepting applications for the IDRC Research Awards 2018.

This call is open to Canadians, permanent residents of Canada, and citizens of developing countries pursuing OR who have already completed a master’s or a doctoral degree at a recognized university. 

Research award recipients will undertake a one-year paid program of research focused on at least one developing country and receive hands-on experience in research management from an international perspective.

Awards are for one year:

  • 11 awards are available for placements at our head office in Ottawa, Canada;
  • one at our regional office for sub-Saharan Africa in Nairobi, Kenya; and
  • one at our regional office for Latin America and the Caribbean in Montevideo, Uruguay. 

Eligibility criteria differ for each location.

The application deadline for the 2018 IDRC Research Awards call is September 6, 2017. 

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