The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) award recipients will undertake a one-year paid program of research on the topic they have submitted, and will receive hands-on experience in research management, grant administration, and the creation, dissemination, and use of knowledge from an international perspective.
Fields of Study: 13 awards will be offered during this call. There is one call per program listed below. You may only choose ONE of the following:
Advisory Committee on Research Ethics, Agriculture and Food Security, Climate Change (in Uruguay), Collaborative Adaptation Research Initiative in Africa and Asia, Employment and Growth, Food, Environment, and Health, Foundations for Innovation, Governance and Justice, Livestock Vaccine Innovation Fund (in Kenya), Maternal and Child Health, Networked Economies, Policy and Evaluation, Think Tank Initiative
Eligibility: Open to Canadians, permanent residents of Canada, and citizens of developing countries pursuing a master’s or a doctoral degree at a recognized university OR who have completed a master’s or a doctoral degree at a recognized university. Eligibility criteria differ for each location (see link below).
Number of Awards: 13
Value of Program:
* Salary for one year in Canada: CA$40,396–46,764;
* Salary for one year in Uruguay: $U659,437–$U960,013 UYU;
* Monthly salary in Kenya: KSh 139,082–KSh 219,327
Duration of Program: 12 months
How to Apply: Visit link below