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Apply For The TDR Postgraduate Scholarship in Implementation Science 2023 for Developing Countries


The goal of the TDR postgraduate scholarship scheme is to enhance graduate training capacity in implementation research and boost the number of researchers in low- and middle-income countries. The focus is on implementation research on infectious diseases of poverty, including the neglected tropical diseases, malaria, tuberculosis, HIV/TB co-infection and COVID-19.


The scheme offers full scholarship that covers the following;

Return economy airfare between the candidate’s home country and Johannesburg, South Africa

• Tuition fees, basic medical and accident insurance coverage

• Monthly stipend to cover living expenses; including accommodation

• Support for research project expenses


Applicants should:

  • be resident in and nationals of a low- or middle-income country (as defined by the World Bank) in the WHO African Region;

  • be under 35 years old at the time of application;

  • meet the standard University of Ghana admission requirements for international or local graduate students

  • be interested in developing a career in implementation research on infectious diseases of poverty;

  • be proficient in English;

  • provide evidence of ability to obtain study leave from employment (if applicable) before commencement of the programme; and

  • consent to meet health requirements in line with regulations of the Government of Ghana and the University of Ghana

Application Deadline: 9th September, 2022

For more information click here

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