2018 Penn-UNESCO Fellowships for Scholars From Developing Country


The University of Pennsylvania’s Graduate School of Education is delighted to invite the International community for the  2018 Penn-UNESCO Fellowships for Scholars From Developing Country.

This Fellowship, under the auspices of the International Educational Development Program (IEDP), is the first of its kind in the U.S., and is designed to support promising professionals devoted to international education in the developing world. A first Fellow was accepted for the Fall 2011 cohort.

Type: Fellowship

Value of Award: The Fellowship covers all Penn tuition (up to 10 course units) associated with the IEDP Masters Degree program of study. The Fellowship does not cover other costs associated with attending graduate school, such as room and board, books, health insurance, travel, etc.

Eligible Countries: Low-income and Lower-middle-income countries. See List below

To Be Taken At (Country): USA

 Eligibility: Priority will be given to applicants who are citizens of countries defined by the World Bank as low-income and lower-middle-income countries. Naturalized US citizens and permanent residents who originate from low-income and lower-middle-income countries (i.e., were born in one of these countries and whose parents are not US citizens) may also apply.

How to Apply: Application will be open soon.

Application Deadline: 1st April 2018

Visit the Program Webpage for Details

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