Deadline: September 15, 2019
Applications are open for the London International Development Centre Short Course 2019. 3ie is offering three bursaries to support postgraduates and professional staff from low-and-middle-income countries for the London International Development Centre short course ‘Evaluation: from innovation to impact’.
The course will be held from November 4 – 8 ,2019 in London, UK. The course will include sessions on impact evaluations of development programmes as well as quantitative and qualitative research methods.
The bursary programme is part of 3ie’s effort towards building capacity in conducting and using high-quality impact evaluations and systematic reviews that can generate policy-relevant evidence. Bursaries are awarded to researchers and policymakers from low-or-middle-income countries for trainings and conferences organised by 3ie or other organisations. To date, 3ie have awarded over 1,000 bursaries.
3ie regularly advertises opportunities for bursaries through open calls. These are open to all L&MIC stakeholders that meet the eligibility criteria. 3ie’s members are also eligible for bursary support, but the application process is different.
3ie bursaries cover:
- Registration fees
- A round-trip economy airfare
All other costs, including meals (not included in the registration fee) and visa application fees, are the responsibility of bursary participants or their employer. Bursary funding does not cover the cost of ground transportation, such as airport transfers or any other per diems.
- Open to postgraduates and professional staff from low-and-middle-income countries;
- Applicants with a bachelor’s degree and extensive work experience will be considered.
- Applicants must be actively engaged in conducting impact evaluations or systematic reviews with local agencies, and not multilateral organisations.
Bursaries are awarded on a competitive basis through open-calls for applications, which are announced on 3ie’s website and social media pages. In some instances, bursaries are limited to individuals nominated by 3ie’s affiliates.
To apply, submit your applications to [email protected] with the subject line “Application 3ie bursary / Short course 2019 / Your first and last name”.
For more information, visit 3ie’s Bursary.