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The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) in Canada has launched a Call for Applications for the 2018 IDRC Research Awards.
13 Canadian and developing country researchers will be awarded the opportunity to 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.
This call is 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.
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
Application deadline: September 6, 2017 at 4:00 PM (EDT)
For full eligibility requirements and how to apply, please visit the IDRC website.
For information or questions about this opportunity, please contact the organizers directly.