Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund

Annual program to strengthen the role of women from developing countries.
Open. Grants have been made to women in such fields as agriculture, architecture, urban planning, civil engineering, education, nursing, nutrition, pediatrics, public administration, public health, sociology, and social work.
Must be a female national of a developing country enrolled in an accredited educational institution in the U.S. 2. Must be interested in issues that relate to women and/or children and be planning on returning to her country within two years of the date on which the grant is made 3. Must demonstrate financial need 4. Must not be related to a Word Bank staff member or spouse
Grants up to $6,000.
January 15
Application materials must be requested before January 15; completed applications must be submitted no later than February 1. For more information contact  Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund, World Bank Volunteer Services, Room I 1-172, 1818 H Street N.W., Washington, D.C. 20433. Phone: (202)-473-8751. FAX: 202-676-0419.