Application for the McDonald Student Program in US Students in USA – 2022/2023. Entry is now open at the McDonald Program in USA.
The McDonald Fellowship application period is currently open. In this article, we’ll go into great detail regarding this scholarship program, its advantages, and how to apply.
For international students, McDonald Fellowships 2022–2023 are fully financed awards. Both master’s and PhD degrees are eligible for these awards. The fellowship includes a two-year stipend for about £30,000 GBP per year to cover living and travel expenses, as well as an additional £2,000 GBP per year payment to the host university.
Early-career researchers studying multiple sclerosis from low- and middle-income nations can work abroad in a research facility thanks to the McDonald Fellowship. We anticipate that recipients will be able to continue their MS research and/or patient treatment in low- and middle-income nations after receiving the award by utilising their newly acquired knowledge and networks.
- Level of Study: Masters, PhD
- Institution(s): McDonald
- Study in: Can be Neighboring country or the participant’s home country
- Opportunity Focus Areas: Multiple Sclerosis
- Program Period: Two years
- Deadline: June 30, 2022
The following advantages are offered to recipients of McDonald Fellowships:
- A fellow will get £30,000 GBP year to cover living and travel costs.
- The institute of a fellow will receive £2,000 GBP.
Eligibility Criteria for McDonald Fellowships
Candidates must satisfy each of the conditions listed below in order to be eligible for McDonald Fellowships:
- Required Language(s): English
- Eligible Countries: International students from low or middle-income countries
- A candidate must be a Master’s student, a PhD candidate, or an MD.
- A applicant is also qualified if they are engaged in multiple sclerosis research in a low- or middle-income nation.
- A candidate must decide before submitting whether their host institute will be in their own country or, if travel is permitted, a neighbouring nation. This is because the application will be submitted jointly by the applicant and host institute.
- At the time of nomination, you must be employed or enrolled in school in a low- or middle-income nation (defined as all nations with a low, lower middle, or upper middle income according to the World Bank).
- working on a project that began within the six months prior to nomination while studying or working abroad
- studying abroad on a project funded by a grant from the MS International Federation
How to Apply for McDonald Fellowships
For McDonald Fellowship applications, kindly adhere to the following instructions:
- Fill out the online application form completely.
- At the conclusion of the application, the Host is required to submit a supporting statement.
- Include the names and contact information for three references, including the applicant’s present boss or employer.
- Request that references provide letters of support to research @ msif.org prior to the submission date.
Visit the official website to learn more about McDonald Fellowships.