World Bank -- Fellowships for PhD Students of African Descent

The World Bank Group announces paid fellowships of six months or more at the Bank's headquarters in Washington. The program aims to build a pipeline of researchers and professionals from the African Diaspora, particularly women, who are interested in working in the development field at home or abroad, and in starting careers with the World Bank Group.  Priority fields include energy and agriculture.  Applicants should be 32 years of age or under; be enrolled in an academic institution; and have excellent command of English. The application deadline is 31 October 2013. Click here for details and application.
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