Rotary Scholarships for Water and Sanitation Professionals

Rotary International
Masters Degree

Deadline: 15 June 2016
Study in: Netherlands
Course starts Oct 2016

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Brief description:

The Rotary Foundation and the UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education have teamed up to tackle the world’s water and sanitation crisis by increasing the number of trained professionals to devise, plan, and implement solutions in developing and emerging countries. Through this partnership, The Rotary Foundation will provide grants to Rotary clubs and districts to select and sponsor a limited number of students each year.

Host Institution(s):

UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education, The Netherlands

Level/Field(s) of study:

MSc in Urban Water and Sanitation
MSc in Water Management
MSc in Water Science and Engineering

Number of Scholarships:

Limited

Target group:

Water and Sanitation Professionals

Scholarship value/inclusions:

TRF awards scholarships of approximately €34,000, paid directly to UNESCO-IHE. Funding to cover additional costs (including international travel) related to participation in the academic program will be coordinated by UNESCO-IHE.

Please refer to the terms and conditions for more details.

Eligibility:

Students eligible for this scholarship must be provisionally admitted to eligible degree programs at UNESCO-IHE (see above).  Students must also live or work near a Rotary club.

Application instructions:

Applications submitted directly to The Rotary Foundation by the student will not be considered. Students provisionally admitted to one of the three eligible UNESCO-IHE academic programs will need to seek the sponsorship of their local Rotary club or district.   Completed applications must be received by The Rotary Foundation from sponsor Rotarians no later than 15 June of the year in which studies begin.

It is important to read the Application Tool Kit and visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website:  http://www.unesco-ihe.org/rotary-scholarships-water-and-sanitation-professionals